Jeromin Zettelmeyer is Deputy Chief Economist and Director of Research of EBRD, which he joined in 2008 after fourteen years at the International Monetary Fund. His research interests include financial crises, sovereign debt, economic growth and transition economies. He is the author of "Debt Defaults and Lessons from a Decade of Crises" (with Federico Sturzenegger, MIT press, 2007), and was the lead editor of the last three EBRD Transition Reports. He is Vice-Chair of the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on Fiscal Crises, and a Fellow of the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR).
Jeromin is a German citizen, was born in Madrid in 1964 and holds a PhD from MIT.