Deputy Governor of Národná banka Slovenska

Ľudovít Ódor

Date of birth: 2 July 1976
Place of birth: Komárno
Start of term of office: 20 February 2018
End of term of office: 20 February 2024

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1999 Comenius University in Bratislava, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
Master’s degree (Mgr.)

Professional career

Since 20 February 2018 Deputy Governor of Národná banka Slovenska
2012 – 2018 Member of the Council for Budget Responsibility (until 19 February 2018)
2017 – 2018 Member of the Supervisory Board of Slovenská sporiteľňa
Since 2016 Visiting professor at the Central European University (CEU)
2015 – 2017 Vice-Chair of the Network of European Union Independent Fiscal Institutions
2010 – 2012 Adviser to the Slovak Prime Minister and to the Slovak Finance Minister
2006 – 2010 Member of the NBS Bank Board and Executive Director for Research
2003 – 2005 Chief Economist at the Ministry of Finance of the Slovak Republic and Director of the Ministry’s Institute for Financial Policy
2001 – 2003 Economist at the Slovak Rating Agency
1999 – 2001 Financial markets analyst at Československá obchodná banka



Ľudovít Ódor has authored numerous papers and other publications at home and abroad.

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Mr Ódor has been closely involved in several major economic decisions taken at the political level in Slovakia, concerning both monetary and fiscal issues. He has collaborated on several reform plans, including Slovakia’s euro adoption strategy, tax and pension reforms, the Fiscal Responsibility Act, and the ‘Value for Money’ project.

Mr Ódor is fluent in English and Hungarian.