The Prime Minister announced today that Mark Carney, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, has been appointed Senior Associate Deputy Minister of Finance, effective 15 November. Governor David Dodge expressed his appreciation for Mr. Carney's contribution to the Bank's work, both domestically and internationally, and said that Mr. Carney would continue to contribute to public policy in his new role at the Finance Department. The Bank has launched a recruitment process to search for candidates for the Deputy Governor position.