Antti Heinonen is the Chairman of the Banknote Ethics Initiative (BnEI), a position he has held since early 2013. He was the Director of Banknotes at the European Central Bank (ECB) from 1998 until 2008, and prior to joining the ECB, he served as the Chief Cashier of the Bank of Finland from 1993.
Antti holds degrees in economics and mathematics from the University of Helsinki.
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