The EBRD is owned by 68 countries, the European Union and the European Investment Bank. Each shareholder is represented individually on the Board of Governors of the EBRD which has overall authority over the Bank and is responsible for approving its overall strategic direction.
The Board of Governors delegates most powers to the Board of Directors, which is responsible for approving the EBRD's country, sector and thematic strategies, policies and operations
The EBRD President is currently Sir Suma Chakrabarti, who took office in 2012 and was re-elected in 2016. Under the guidance of the Board of Directors, the President manages the work of the Bank.
The Executive Committee oversees all key aspects of the strategy, performance and financial soundness of the Bank.
Senior leadership group
Our senior leadership group covers every aspect of the EBRD's business and advises the Executive Committee and President.
The EBRD is committed to the highest standards of corporate governance. Throughout the Bank, responsibilities and related controls are defined and delineated, and we are also actively engaged in promoting better corporate governance at a client and country level.