Per Nymand-Andersen is an adviser to senior management at the European Central Bank. Over the past 20 years of central banking, he has developed his expertise in European banking and financial markets, fintech, data science, securities settlement systems, statistics, digital communication and management. Nymand-Andersen is the key editor of the ECB Working Paper Series and a lecturer on central banking policies and transparency at Goethe-Universität Frankfurt. Prior to joining the ECB, he provided market research consultancy services for the European Commission, Luxembourg. Nymand-Andersen has an MBA in economics and management science from Copenhagen Business School and a Fintech certificate from Harvard University. He is a frequent speaker at international events and the author of several publications and articles regarding financial markets, data science, communication and statistics.