George Magnus is the Senior Economic Adviser to UBS Investment Bank, based in London. He has served in this role since 2004, after being the bank's Chief Economist from 1997 onward.
Prior to this, Mr. Magnus had been the Chief Economist at SG Warburg from 1987 to 1995, and then became the Chief International Economist at UBS. Previously, he had worked at other major U.K. and U.S. banks.
Mr. Magnus received an MSc in Economics from the School of Oriental and African Studies and taught economics at both Central London Polytechnic (now University of Westminster) and the University of Illinois.
Mr. Magnus's current research interests include European political economy, demographic change and interest rate and commodity trends in a long-run context.