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Andre Icard Banque de France

André Icard is Honorary General Manager of the Banque de France and the former Deputy General Manager of the Bank for International Settlements. From 1964 to 1995, André Icard was at the Banque de France, where he was Member of the Inspection of the Bank and of the Banking Commission (1968–74), Manager of the Balance of Payments Division (1977–83), Manager of the Foreign Exchange Division (1984–86) and Manager of the Financial Markets division (1986–90) where he took part in the modernisation of the Paris money and financial markets. From 1990 to 1995, he was the General Manager of the Economic Department of the French central bank. From January 1996 to December 2005, he was Deputy General Manager of the Bank for International Settlements. He was member of the Board of the French Commission Bancaire in 2008–2010; in 2010 he was appointed to the new Autorité du Contrôle Prudentiel (Commission des Sanctions).