Philip Wooldridge

Philip Wooldridge

Head of Financial Markets and Editor of the BIS Quarterly Review
Financial Markets

Philip Wooldridge represents the BIS at G20 meetings of senior finance and central bank officials. He also oversees the publication of the BIS Quarterly Review and research on global financial markets. From 2012 to 2019, Philip was Deputy Head of Statistics and Research Support responsible for the compilation of the BIS banking, derivatives and securities statistics. From 2009 to 2011, he worked for the Financial Stability Board where he managed the work programme of the Standing Committee on Standards Implementation. Previously at the BIS, he assessed risks to financial stability as a senior economist in Hong Kong SAR and analysed developments in international banking and financial markets. Philip started his career at the Bank of Canada. He received his MA in Economics from the University of Toronto and BA from the University of British Columbia. He is a CFA charter holder.

Fields of interest

  • Financial and banking statistics
  • Financial markets
  • International finance