Jeffrey is a well-known regional financial professional in Asia with over 16 years of experience in global financial markets with experiences across many asset classes in regional and global leading financial institutions and hedge fund. He has a deep understanding of multiple asset classes, trading, investments and risk management. He is one of the very few professionals in Asia which has immense experience either in Asian Local Currency fixed income or Global fixed Income. His strong business and leadership acumens allows him to build significant businesses and manages many successful teams. His immense understanding of financial markets in Asia has enabled him to build and run successful businesses. Regarded as talented and star financial professional by senior members of the organisation served and industry peers. A positive, proactive, result-driven senior financial professional with strong leadership qualities and business acumens with consistent record of achieving key performance objectives
He holds a MBA from Charles Sturt University and is a Full Member of Hong Kong’s Management Association. The early part of his career was spent in Malaysia in the equity and fixed-income space before moving to Hong Kong in 2003 as a global credit trader for Nomura. In 2006, he was appointed Head of Debt Derivatives in Asia for Rabobank to manage the bank’s proprietary trading business covering Asia Pacific including Japan and the Middle East region. He later joined JL Capital in 2007 as senior portfolio manager to establish and run the firm’s global credit trading strategy. In 2009, he joined the senior management team of CAI Business Indepth as Executive Director, Research and Content Management. He is currently responsible for Asia Fixed Income Trading for Mizuho Securities Asia and has been instrumental in making Mizuho Securities a key player in the offshore RMB (CNH) fixed Income market. He frequently speaks at major conferences and trains many financial professional all over Asia. He is born in Malaysia and now resides in Hong Kong with his wife Jo and their son Joseph.