BIS seeks replacement for Crockett

The BIS plans to name the successful candidate in January, 2003.

Candidates for the job must show proven independence and personal integrity along with outstanding management skills and a high stature in the international financial community, as well as a strong background in dealing with issues faced by central banks, the BIS said.

The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, the architect of the Basel II bank capital accord and the body that in effect regulates international banking, is a co