Bank of England CBDC Academic Advisory Group

The Bank of England and HM Treasury have formed a CBDC Academic Advisory Group (AAG).

The AAG will bring together a diverse, multi-disciplinary group of experts to encourage academic research, debate and promote discussion on a range of topics, to support the Bank and HM Treasury’s work during the design phase of a digital pound.


Alexander Edmund Voorhoeve Professor of Philosophy London School of Economics
Alistair Milne Professor of Financial Economics Loughborough University
Andrew Theo Levin Professor of Economics Dartmouth College
Anna Omarini Tenured Researcher and an Adjunct Professor in Financial Markets and Institutions Bocconi University
Bill Buchanan Professor of Computing Edinburgh Napier University
Burcu Yüksel Ripley Senior Lecturer of Law University of Aberdeen
Danae Stanton Fraser Professor in Human Computer interaction, CREATE Lab University of Bath
Darren Duxbury Professor of Finance Newcastle University
David Robert Skeie Professor of Finance University of Warwick
Davide Romelli Associate Professor in Economics Trinity College Dublin
Dirk Niepelt Professor of Macroeconomics University of Bern & CEPR
Doh-Shin Jeon Professor of Economics Toulouse School of Economics
Gbenga Ibikunle Professor and Chair of Finance University of Edinburgh
Iwa Salami Reader (Associate Professor) in Law and Director, Centre of Fintech University of East London
Jonathan Michie Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Professor of Innovation & Knowledge Exchange Kellogg College, University of Oxford
Marta F. Arroyabe Reader & Deputy Head of Group University of Essex
Michael Cusumano Deputy Dean and Professor of Management Sloan School of Management, MIT
Pinar Ozcan Professor of Entrepreneurship and innovation Said Business School, University of Oxford
Sheri Marina Markose Professor of Economics University of Essex