The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) has appointed Luiz Awazu Pereira da Silva, currently a deputy governor of the Central Bank of Brazil, as its deputy general manager.
Silva will replace Hervé Hannoun when he retires in September, beginning a five-year term on October 1. Hannoun has been deputy general manager since 2006.
In the interim, Silva will continue his duties as deputy governor of the central bank, where he is responsible for international affairs and financial regulation. He