Mr Ignacio Terol works at the ECB as Product Manager of the digital euro project. He has led the innovation team which initiated the project. Previously he was responsible for the evolution of Eurosystem services in the area of Market Infrastructures and Evolution Manager for Target Instant Payment Settlement (TIPS). Mr Terol was involved in the T2S project from its conception in 2006 to go-live in 2015. Before that he worked on several reports of the Committee on Payment and Settlement Systems (now CPMI) between 2000 and 2005.
Mr Terol holds a degree in economics and business administration from the Centro Universitario de Estudios Financieros (CUNEF).