Georges Elhedery
Georges Elhedery
Georges Elhedery is Co-CEO of global banking & markets at HSBC and a member of the Bank of England’s CBDC Engagement Forum. Mr Elhedery holds a degree in engineering from the École Polytechnique in Paris, France, as well as a postgraduate degree in statistics and economics from the École Nationale de la Statistique et de l'Administration Économique (ENSAE).

Unlike the hugely volatile and risky private digital coins, digital currencies issued by central banks can protect privacy, promote stability and make cross-border transactions more efficient.

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