Professor Hélène Rey O.B.E, F.B.A. is the Lord Bagri Professor of Economics at London Business School. Until 2007, she was at Princeton University, as Professor of Economics and International Affairs. Her research focuses on external imbalances, financial crises, the links between monetary policy and the financial sector and the organisation of the international monetary system. In 2006, she received the Bernácer Prize, in 2012, the inaugural Birgit Grodal Award, in 2013 the Yrjö Jahnsson Award jointly with Thomas Piketty, in 2014 the inaugural Carl Menger Preis and in 2016 the Prix Edouard Bonnefous of the Académie des Sciences Morales et Politiques. She is a Fellow of the Econometric Society, of the British Academy, of the European Economic Association, a Foreign Member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and a Foreign Honorary Member of the American Economic Association. She is an editor of the Annual Review of Economics. She is on the board of the French macroprudential authority.