Since January 2014, Jérôme Henry is the Head of the Macro Financial Linkage Division in the ECB DG for Macroprudential policy and financial stability. His main activities relate to stresstest exercises, crisis management for the financial sector and impact assessments of macroprudential measures. He has led the Stress-Test Quality Assurance of the ECB/SSM Comprehensive Assessment. He is also a member of various ECB, ESRB and EBA technical fora. Previously, Mr Henry headed the Financial Stability Assessment Division and was beforehand a long-standing ECB forecast coordinator, also rapporteur of the dedicated ESCB Working Group. He started at the ECB by leading the Econometric Modelling Unit which developed euro-area macroeconometric models, for forecasting and policy analyses. He had arrived in Frankfurt in 1995 to prepare the monetary union within the European Monetary Institute, following his experience as a senior economist in the Macroeconomic Study Unit at Banque de France. Before becoming a central banker, he had been a research fellow at the OFCE and the INSEE in Paris. Mr Henry has published his research in a number of international journals, such as the IMF Staff Papers, Econometrics Journal, Economic Modelling, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Economic Letters, Review of Economics and Statistics, Annales d’Economie et de Statistique, as well as in books with Elsevier, Cambridge University Press, Routledge and Economica. He is also a founding member of the CEPR Euro-Area Business Cycle Network (EABCN). Mr Henry is a graduate from the Ecole Nationale de la Statistique et de l’Administration Economique (ENSAE), he also holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Paris Panthéon-Sorbonne and a diploma in History from the University of Paris Sorbonne.