David Bowman is a Senior Advisor at the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. Mr. Bowman has served as the Board’s senior staff liaison to the Alternative Reference Rates Committee, a group of private sector participants convened by the Board of Governors and Federal Reserve Bank of New York to help identify alternatives to LIBOR and to develop strategies to promote their use. Mr. Bowman has also served as a senior staff member supporting Governor Jerome Powell in his capacity as co-chair of the FSB’s Official Sector Steering Group (OSSG) and helped coordinate the OSSG’s work summarized in the 2014 FSB report, Reforming Major Interest Rate Benchmarks, as well as its subsequent 2015 report, Progress in Reforming Major Interest Rate Benchmarks. Mr. Bowman additionally serves as the Board of Governor’s representative as an observer to the IBA LIBOR Oversight Committee.
Mr. Bowman has a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of California at Berkeley.