Beatrice Weder di Mauro is a professor of international economics at The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies since January 2019 and the President of the Center for Economic Policy Research since July 2018. She is also a research professor since 2017 and a distinguished fellow-in-residence since 2015 at INSEAD in Singapore. Previously, from 2001 until July 2018, she was the Chair of Economic Policy and International Macroeconomics at the Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz. Ms. Weder di Mauro was a member of the German Council of Economic Experts from 2004 to 2012. In 2010, she was a resident scholar at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in Washington, DC and, in 2006, a visiting scholar at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in Washington, D.C. She was an associate professor of economics at the University of Basel between 1998 and 2001 and a research fellow at the United Nations University in Tokyo from 1997 to 1998. Prior to this, she was an economist at the IMF in Washington, DC. Ms. Weder di Mauro earned her PhD and Habilitation in economics at the University of Basel in 1993 and 1999 respectively.
She sits on the Board of Directors of UBS AG and UBS Group AG and is a member of the Supervisory Board of Robert Bosch GmbH.