As was widely expected thanks to several leaks to the Wall Street Journal, San Francisco Fed President John Williams has been named president of the (far more influential) Federal Reserve Bank of New York: It’s considered one of the most powerful positions within the Fed system – sometime even more so than the Fed chair – with NY Fed Presidents often going on to lead the central bank or serve in other high-ranking government positions (like Tim Geithner).
Name: Bill Dudley
Continent: North America
Company: Federal Reserve Bank
Announcement Date: April 02, 2018, 10:00pm
Resignation Date: April 02, 2018, 10:00pm