Dr Gerard Lyons
Chief Economic Adviser to the Mayor of London, Boris Johnson
Vice Chairman, The 48 Group Club
Dr Lyons is a respected forecaster on the global and UK economy. He was formerly Chief Economist and Group Head of Global Research at Standard Chartered. During his 13 years at Standard Chartered held a range of senior roles on the bank’s committees. He was previously Chief Economist and Executive Director at DKB International and Chief UK Economist at Swiss Bank Corporation.
He has been a regular speaker at major domestic and world financial conferences and meetings, including the annual meeting of the IMF, the annual and spring meetings of the Institute for International Finance, the World Economic Forum in Davos, and many high profile events here in the UK.