is currently Vice President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development. She is based in Bratislava and London. From 1998 to 2002 she was Slovakia‘s Finance Minister. Her most recent book is the collection of essays and interviews Na dohľad či v nedohľadne? – O konkurencieschopnosti, udržateľnom rozvoji a sociálnej inklúzii / Within Sight or Out of Sight? – On Competitiveness, Sustainable Development and Social Inclusion.