Adrian Van Rixtel

Senior Economist
Monetary and Economic Department, Financial Markets

Adrian joined the BIS in 2012. He has written on financial markets, financial crises, international banking, bank competition and funding, and monetary policy. Adrian is a regular contributor to the BIS Quarterly Review on the BIS international banking statistics. Before joining the BIS, he held positions at the Netherlands Bank, the ECB and the Bank of Spain. Adrian was visiting researcher at the Bank of Japan. He also worked at private financial institutions in Amsterdam and London, primarily in research-related activities. Adrian holds an MA from Tilburg University and a PhD from the Tinbergen Institute, Free University Amsterdam. He was visiting associate professor at Hitotsubashi University and taught at IE and CUNEF business schools in Madrid.

Fields of interest

  • Monetary policy
  • Financial markets
  • Financial stability and macroprudential issues