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Board of Directors

ASIFMA’s governing body is its Board of Directors (the Board) which comprises 28 senior representatives from member firms, including three representatives from the ASIFMA Asset Management Group (AAMG) which has its own separate and independent Steering Committee.

The Board has a Chair, a Vice-Chair and a Treasurer who are each elected for a two-year term. They, together with the CEO of ASIFMA and nine other representatives of the Board, form the Executive Committee which has the authority to act for the Board in between Board meetings.

AAMG has its own Steering Committee made up of representatives from each of its member firms. AAMG’s Steering Committee has a Chair, two Vice Chairs and a Treasurer who are each elected for a two-year term. They, together with two other representatives of the Steering Committee, form AAMG’s Executive Committee which acts for the Steering Committee in between Steering Committee meetings.

Members of the Board

Xiaofeng Zhong


Chief Executive Officer, North Asia

Angus Macdonald

Baillie Gifford

Executive Director

Richard Yacenda

Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Asia Pacific Chief Operating Officer, Country Executive, Hong Kong

John Laws

Barclays Capital

Managing Director, Head of Regulatory and Government Relations, Asia Pacific

Winnie Pun


Managing Director, Head of Public Policy, Asia Pacific

David Ratliff*

BNP Paribas

Head of Financial Institutions, Coverage, Asia Pacific

Zheng Zhang*

China Construction Bank

Chief Executive of CCB Hong Kong Financial Markets Centre

Zhou Jiaxing

China International Capital Corporation

Joint Company Secretary and Participating Managing Director of CICC and Head of Legal, Department of CICCHK

Kok Wei Chu*


Senior Managing Director and Group Head, Treasury & Markets

Kuldeep Singh


Head of Markets and Securities Services, ASEAN and Head of Strategic Growth and Investments, Asia Pacific Markets

Dominique Blanchard

Credit Agricole

Managing Director, Regional Head of Global Markets Division, Asia Pacific

Patrick Kelly

Credit Suisse

Managing Director, Head of Equity Client Trading and Execution Asia Pacific

Andrew Ng*


Group Executive, Head of Treasury Markets

David Lynne*

Deutsche Bank

Managing Director, Head of Fixed Income and Currencies, Asia Pacific

Canute Dalmasse

Goldman Sachs

Head of Execution Services in Asia Pacific and Co-Head of Global Quant Service

Christopher Harrocks


Managing Director, Regional Treasury Management, Asia Pacific

Remko Witteveen


Head of Financial Markets, Asia

Filippo Gori*

J.P. Morgan

Chief Executive Officer, Asia Pacific, Head of Banking, Asia Pacific

Hirona Ishii

Mizuho Securities Asia

President & Chief Executive Officer

Jason Yates

Morgan Stanley

Asia Head of Execution Services

Aleem Jivraj


Chief Operating Officer, Global Markets, Asia ex-Japan; and Global Foreign Exchange & Emerging Markets

Neil Pabari


Managing Director, North Asia & Head of Market Development

Kenneth Bentsen*


President and CEO

Eric Rabin

Société Générale

Chief Operating Officer, Asia Pacific

John Tan*

Standard Chartered

Regional Head, Financial Markets, East

Marsha Yuan*


Managing Director, IB Operating Officer and CCS Operating Officer, Asia-Pacific

Sneha Sanghvi*


Head of Financial Markets, Asia

*Executive Committee Member