Freddy Van Den Spiegel, Economic Advisor, BNP Paribas Fortis

16 Aug 2011

Freddy Van den Spiegel is Economic Advisor at BNP Paribas Fortis. He is also a Professor at the Free University Brussels, where he teaches courses in Financial Management, Financial Markets and Financial Institutions. He is a Visiting Professor at Warsaw University since 1992 and several other European and US Universities.

As an economist, he has a specific interest in the effects of European integration and worldwide globalisation on financial markets and risks. 

His other specific field of interest is Banking Regulation and Supervision: he is Chairman of the Steering Group regulation and supervision of the European Financial Services Round Table. Also, he was a Member of the European Commission expert group, preparing the priority programme for the commission for 2005-2009. He is Member of the Inter Institutional Monitoring Group for EU financial integration (mandate of the European Parliament), and Chairman of ELEC Belgium (European League for Economic Cooperation).