Tiff Macklem served as Senior Deputy Governor from July 2010 until May 2014. In this capacity, he was the Bank's Chief Operating Officer and a member of the Board of Directors of the Bank. Mr. Macklemís duties included acting for the Governor, overseeing strategic planning and coordinating the Bankís operations, sharing responsibility for the conduct of monetary policy as a member of the Bankís Governing Council, and participating in fulfilling the Bank's responsibilities for promoting financial stability. He was the first Chair of the Financial Stability Boardís Standing Committee for Standards Implementation from 2009 to 2013, and represented the Bank of Canada at the FSB. Prior to his appointment, Mr. Macklem served as Associate Deputy Minister of the federal Department of Finance and Canadaís G7 Deputy.
Born in Montrťal, Quebec, Mr. Macklem graduated from Queen's University in 1983 with a bachelor's degree in economics, and completed a masterís degree and a PhD in economics from the University of Western Ontario. In 1984, he joined the Bank of Canada in the Department of Monetary and Financial Analysis for one year. He returned to the Bank in 1989 following the completion of his PhD. Mr. Macklem occupied increasingly senior positions in the Research Department (now Canadian Economic Analysis) until his appointment as Chief in January 2000. He was appointed Adviser to the Governor in August 2003. In 2003-4, he was seconded to the Department of Finance, returning to the Bank as a Deputy Governor in December 2004. He rejoined Finance as Associate Deputy Minister in 2007.
Source: Bank of Canada
T. Macklem signature on canadian banknotes
T. Macklem appears on the following banknotes:
- 5 dollars 2004 to 2006 (Macklem-Carney)
- 20 dollars 2004 to 2006 (Macklem-Carney)
- 50 dollars 2004 to 2006 (Macklem-Carney)
- 5 dollars 2011 to 2020 (Macklem-Carney)
- 10 dollars 2011 to 2020 (Macklem-Carney)
- 20 dollars 2011 to 2020 (Macklem-Carney)
- 50 dollars 2011 to 2020 (Macklem-Carney)
- 100 dollars 2011 to 2020 (Macklem-Carney)
- 5 dollars 2011 to 2020 (Macklem-Poloz)
- 10 dollars 2011 to 2020 (Macklem-Poloz)
- 100 dollars 2011 to 2020 (Macklem-Poloz)