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Tony Greenham

Tony Greenham

Former Senior Associate, Inclusive Finance

Tony supports the CDC Pensions Forum and the Fellow-led regional banks initiative. He is a expert on banking reform, inclusive finance and sustainability and was the RSA’s Director of Economics from July 2015 to September 2018, before leaving to lead South West Mutual – one of the new regional start-ups seeking a banking licence.

Tony’s career has ranged from blue-chip professional services and banking experience with PwC, Barclays Bank and Credit Suisse, through small business start-ups and social and environmental NGOs to economic policy research.

He is author and co-author of many books and reports on economic reform including People Powered Prosperity: Ultra-local approaches to making poorer places wealthier, the Reality of Now: how social processes drive organisational behaviour, Stakeholder Banks: the benefits of banking diversity and the best-selling economic textbook, Where Does Money Come From? A guide to the UK monetary and banking system

He is a Senior Fellow of the Finance Innovation Lab and on the Advisory Committee for Lion Trust Asset Management, a leading investment manager.

Tony is an alumni of Oxford University and the London School of Economics and a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants.

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