Speakers

We are honored to have confirmed the following distinguished speakers for the conference.

Welcome Remarks
Mark_Austen Mr Mark Austen
CEO, ASIFMA



Keynote - Hong Kong’s Role in China’s Capital Markets Development Including the Belt and Road Initiative
K_C_Chan Prof. K C Chan
Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury, The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government


Panel Discussion 1 – China Macro Economy 2017
Chi_Lo Mr Chi Lo
Senior Economist, Greater China, BNP Paribas Investment Partners



Hong_Liang Ms Hong Liang
Member of Management Committee, Head of Research and Chief China Economist, China International Capital Corporation (CICC)


MK_Tang Mr MK Tang
Senior China Economist, Goldman Sachs



Philippe_Dirckx Mr Philippe Dirckx
MD, Head of Markets & Initiatives, SWIFT



Pete_Sweeney Mr Pete Sweeney
Asia Editor, Reuters Breakingviews



Panel Discussion 2 – How are the World’s Financial Centres Engaging China?
Sherry_Madera Ms Sherry Madera
Special Advisor to Asia, City of London



Nicolas_Mackel Mr Nicolas Mackel
CEO, Luxembourg



Vincent_Lee Mr Vincent Lee
Executive Director (External), Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA)



Vivien_Teu Ms Vivien Teu
Managing Partner, Vivien Teu & Co LLP; Solicitors, in Association with, Llinks Law Offices


Sanjeev_Chatrath Mr Sanjeev Chatrath
Managing Director, Region Head, Asia, Financial & Risk, Thomson Reuters



Michael_Hirson Mr Michael Hirson
Director, Asia, Eurasia Group



Panel Discussion 3 – Accessing Chinese Markets
Naveen_Khanna Mr Naveen Khanna
COO, Rates & Currencies Trading, Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML)



Enoch_Ng Mr Enoch Fung
Head, Market Development (External), Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA)



Sandra_Lu Ms Sandra Lu
Partner, Llinks Law Offices



Dan_Kiang Mr Dan Kiang
Director, Relationship Investing (Hong Kong), Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (OTPP)


Aries_Tung Mr Aries Tung
Managing Director,  Head of Strategy and Business Development, China, UBS Asset Management



Barnaby_Nelson Mr Barnaby Nelson
MD, Head, Investors & Intermediaries, Transaction Banking, North East Asia and Greater China, Standard Chartered


Panel Discussion 4 – Going Offshore and Outbound Investments
Jimmy_Choi Mr Jimmy Choi
Global Co-Head of Capital Markets, ANZ



Anna-Marie_Slot Ms Anna-Marie Slot
Partner, Global Head of High Yield, Ashurst



Ping_Feng Mr Ping Feng
Head of Asset Management Department, China International Capital Corporation (CICC)


Randolf_Tantzscher Mr Randolf Tantzscher
Director, Fixed Income Indices, IHS Markit



Gary_Lau Mr Gary Lau
MD, Corporate Finance,, Moody’s Investor Service



Joanne_Hon Ms Joanne Hon
Head of Asia Pacific, Dealogic



Panel Discussion A5 – China FX & Local Rates: Trends and Opportunities, Including Hedging
Patrick_Law Mr Patrick Law
MD, Global Markets, Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML)



Mitul_Kotecha Mr Mitul Kotecha
Head of Asia FX and Rates Strategy, Barclays



Jiong_You Mr Jiong You
MD Head of FX & Local Markets Trading, Greater China, Hong Kong Markets, Citi



Jon_Vollemaere Mr Jon Vollemaere
CEO, R5FX Ltd



John_Ball Mr John Ball
MD - Global FX Division, Asia Pacific,, GFMA



Panel Discussion A6 – China Securitisation in a Global Context
Xuebin_Wang Mr Xuebin Wang
Executive Secretary-General, China Securitization Forum (CSF)



Alex_Kung Mr Alex Kung
Rating Director, Dagong Global Credit Rating (Hong Kong) Co., Ltd



Kyson_Ho Mr Kyson Ho
MD, Head of Structured Capital Markets, Asia-Pacific, HSBC



Elaine_Ng Ms Elaine Ng
VP – Senior Analyst, Structured Finance Group, Moody’s Investors Service



Aaron_Lei Mr Aaron Lei
Director, Structured Finance Ratings, S&P Global Market Intelligence



Vijay_Chander Mr Vijay Chander
ED – Fixed Income, ASIFMA



Panel Discussion B5 – Corporate Governance, Financial Information Disclosure and Risk Management
Jamie_Allen Mr Jamie Allen
Secretary General, Asian Corporate Governance Association (ACGA)



Keith_Pogson Mr Keith Pogson
Senior Partner, Financial Services, EY



Wenyan_Jiang Ms Wenyan Jiang
MD of FIC Department, Wind Information



Michelle_Price Ms Michelle Price
Asia Regulation Correspondent, Thomson Reuters



Panel Discussion B6 – Equities Market Development Including Stock Connect
Eddie_Pong Mr Eddie Pong
Regional Director, Head of Asia Pacific Research, FTSE Russell



Tae_Yoo Mr Tae Yoo
MD, Market Development Division, Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing (HKEX)



Yixuan_Wang Ms Yixuan Wang
Head of the CIMS, Shenzhen Stock Exchange (SZSE)



Bean_Zhang Mr Bean Zhang
Chief Representative, Hong Kong Office, Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE); MD, China Investment Information Services (CIIS)


Bin_Shi Mr Bin Shi
Lead Portfolio Manager, China equity strategies, UBS Asset Management



Jing_Sun Mr Jing Sun
Equity Market Specialist, Bloomberg



Panel Discussion 7 – China Interbank Bond Market: Developments and Opportunities, Including Bond Connect
Brad_Gibson Mr Brad Gibson
Portfolio Manager – Fixed Income, AB



Agnes_Tsang Ms Agnes Tsang
Partner, Allen & Overy



CG_Lai Mr CG Lai
Head of Global Markets, Greater China, BNP Paribas



Julien_Martin Mr Julien Martin
MD, Head of FIC Product Development, Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEX)


Zhongchao_Li Mr Zhongchao Li
Assistant Director, China Financial Futures Exchange (CFFEX)



Kelly_McKenney Mr Kelly McKenney
Director - Head of APAC Distribution, Tradeweb


Panel Discussion 8 – FinTech in China and the Emerging Technologies
Qin_Xu Ms Qin Xu
Partner and Managing Director, The Boston Consulting Group



James_Mckeogh Mr James Mckeogh
Partner, FinTech, KPMG



Clement_Yiu Mr Clement Yiu
Market Technology, Director, Business Development, Greater China, NASDAQ



Carl_Wegner Mr Carl Wegner
Director, Business Development, Greater China, R3



Peter_McMillan Mr Peter McMillan
Head of Market Development, North Asia, Financial & Risk, Thomson Reuters



Jean-Remi_Lopez Mr Jean-Remi Lopez
Director, Asia Pacific, Government Relations, DTCC



Roundtable 1 - Green Finance
Jini_Lee Mr Jini Lee
Partner, Ashurst


Herry_Cho Ms Herry Cho
Director, Capital Structuring & Advisory, Sustainable Finance Lead, Asia, ING


Roundtable 2 - Panda Bonds
Richard_Mazzochi Mr Richard Mazzochi
Partner, King & Wood Mallesons



Liang_Si Mr Liang Si
Head of Bond Syndicate Asia, BNP Paribas



Roundtable 3 - Tax Issues Affecting China Capital Market Developments
Elvis_Chan Mr Elvis Chan
Director, Corporate Tax-Asia, Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML)



Natalie_Yeung Ms Natalie Yeung
Director, Corporate Tax, Hong Kong, UBS


Roundtable 4 – Infrastructure and the Belt And Road Initiative
Leng-Fong_Lai Mr Leng-Fong Lai
Partner, Clifford Chance



Marc_Freydefont Mr Marc Freydefont
Senior Director, Fixed Income – Asia Solutions, Credit Suisse



Closing Remarks
Mark_Austen Mr Mark Austen
CEO, ASIFMA



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