The Journal of Financial Market Infrastructures is led by Editor-in-Chief Dr R.J. (Ron) Berndsen who is currently Head of the Oversight Department of De Nederlandsche Bank and attached to the department of Economics at the University of Tilburg as an endowed professor of Financial Infrastructure and Systemic Risk.
He is also a member of the Payment and Settlement Systems Committee of the European System of Central Banks and the cooperative oversight committees for CLS, Euroclear, LCH.Clearnet and SWIFT.
He has worked for De Nederlandsche Bank since 1992, including in various management functions in the field of monetary and economic policy.
He was awarded a doctorate with the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration of the University of Tilburg in 1992 for his thesis entitled ‘Knowledge representation and qualitative reasoning in economic models’
"My favorite metaphor to view Financial Market Infrastructures is a warehouse. JFMI is well-tailored to provide excellent "storage" for papers on this under-researched but fundamental part of Economics and Finance."
(Ron Berndsen, De Nederlandsche Bank)