The current president of the European Central Bank, Jean-Claude Trichet, will term his job on the 31st October, 2011. Thereby, the European Union will have to elect a new president. The new president will be the third one so far. The signature of the president appears on the euro banknotes, thus, any banknotes printed after October of this year will have the signature of the new president. The new president is still not chosen, however, the Italian Mario Draghi is the favorite so far to take this role.
Mario Draghi has now been confirmed as the next President of the European Central Bank - he will take office on 1st November 2011 and banknotes printed from that date onwards will have his signature. This will be the 3rd different signature on euro banknotes
Tomorrow, 1st November 2011, Mario Draghi will become the President of the European Central Bank. This means that the signature on euro banknotes issued from tomorrow onwards has to be of the new president. As soon as you find such a banknote in circulation you can report here.
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