Min Zhu, the Deputy Managing Director of the IMF, received his PhD from Johns Hopkins and taught in the university’s Policy Institute in the early ’90s. Before joining the IMF, he was Deputy Governor of the People’s Bank of China. He was responsible for international affairs, policy research, and credit information. Prior to his service at China’s central bank, he held various positions at the Bank of China where he served as Group Executive Vice President, responsible for finance and treasury, risk management, internal control, legal and compliance, and strategy and research. He has studied a wide range of macroeconomic management, financial regulation and supervision, and financial market issues. In 2013, Zhu joined the Advisory Board of the Center for Financial Economics.