Board of Governors

Each ESM Member shall appoint a Governor and an alternate Governor. The Governor is the member of the government who has responsiblity for Finance

The Board of Governors is chaired by the President of the Eurogroup, Mr Jeroen Dijsselbloem.

The Member of the European Commission in charge of economic and monetary affairs and the President of the ECB, as well as the President of the Euro Group (if not Chairperson or Governor) may participate in the meetings of the Board of Governors as observers.

Country Governors Alternate Governors
Belgium

Mr Koen Geens 

Minister of Finance 

 Mr Marc Monbaliu

Germany

Dr Wolfgang Schäuble

Federal Minister of Finance 

 Mr Thomas Steffen

Estonia

Mr Jürgen Ligi

Minister of Finance

 Mr Märten Ross

Ireland

Mr Michael Noonan

Minister of Finance

 Mr Nicholas O’Brien

Greece

Mr Gikas Hardouvelis

Minister of Finance 

 Mr Christodoulos Stefanadis

Spain

Mr Luis de Guindos Jurado

Minister of Finance 

 Mr Íñigo Fernández de Mesa

France

Mr Michel Sapin

Minister of Economy, Finance and Foreign Trade

 Mr Bruno Bézard

Italy

Mr Pier Carlo Padoan

Minister of Economy and Finance

 Mr Vincenzo La Via 

Cyprus

Mr Harris Georgiades

Minister of Finance 

 Mr Christos Patsalides

Latvia

Mr Andris Vilks

Minister of Finance

 Ms Baiba Bāne

Luxembourg

Mr Pierre Gramegna

Minister of Finance

 Ms Isabelle Goubin

Malta

Prof Edward Scicluna

Minister of Finance 

 Mr Alfred Camilleri

Netherlands

Mr Jeroen Dijsselbloem

Minister of Finance 

 Mr Hans Vijlbrief

Austria

Dr. Hans Jörg Schelling

Minister of Finance 

 Ms Sonja Stessl

Portugal

Ms Maria Luís Casanova Morgado Dias de Albuquerque

Minister of Finance 

 Ms Isabel Castelo Branco

Slovenia

Dr Uroš Čufer

Minister of Finance

 Ms Barbara Knapič Navarrete

Slovakia

Mr Peter Kažimír

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance

 Mr Vazil Hudak

Finland

Mr Antti Rinne

Minister of Finance

 Mr Tuomas Saarenheimo



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