Head of FXLM & CD Institutional Sales, APAC & GM APAC Head of Domestic Clients
George Sun is Head of FXLM Institutional Sales in Asia Pacific for BNP Paribas. In this capacity, he is responsible for the FX, Rates, and Commodities Derivatives businesses with Institutional clients across Asia Pacific. He is also Head of Sales for Domestic Clients across Global Markets in Asia Pacific. He heads up a team that has onshore Salespeople and local markets product capabilities in 12 countries in Asia Pacific.
George has 20 years of Global Markets experience in Asia, the US, and Europe. Prior to joining BNP Paribas, he worked at Standard Chartered Bank, where he was Head of Institutional Sales in Asia Pacific and Head of Corporate Sales in North Asia. Previously, he was Co-Head of Fixed Income, Currencies, and Commodities Sales in Asia Pacific ex-Japan at Nomura International; Head of Credit Sales in Asia Pacific ex-Japan at Lehman Brothers; and Managing Director in Global Structured Credit Products at Merrill Lynch. He also worked as a Structured Finance credit analyst at Standard & Poor’s in New York and London, and began his career as a corporate lawyer at the law firm of Thacher Proffitt & Wood in New York.
George holds an undergraduate degree in Economics from Harvard University, and a juris doctor degree from Harvard Law School.