Stephen Yeo was formerly Chief Executive Officer of the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) in London. CEPR is the leading European research network in economics, and brings together over 1000 European economists who produce applied theory and empirical work on a wide range of economic policy issues. The Centre is the focus of most European research on international economics, financial regulation and European economic integration. It also hosts the popular and influential economic policy portal VoxEU. Yeo also serves as a member of the Board and Chair of the Finance and Audit Committee for the African Centre for Economic Transformation in Accra.