Ke Chen

Senior Director, Structured Finance,
Pengyuan International

Dr. Ke Chen, joined Pengyuan International in October 2017 as Senior Director, Structured Finance. He is primarily responsible for the rating of structured finance transactions.

Prior to joining Pengyuan, Ke worked as a Lead Quantitative Analyst at S&P Global Ratings. He joined S&P Global Ratings New York office in 2011 and internally transferred back to the Hong Kong office to help to build S&P’s APACQuantitative Modelling team. He has been involved in a broad range of Structured Finance deals, including CDO, ABS, RMBS, CMBS, Future flow Securitization, and Non-traditional Securitization. Before joining S&P Global Ratings, he conducted academic research at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and developed a new econometric framework for estimating and forecasting corporate default intensities.

Ke earned an MA in Economics from the University of British Columbia, an MS in Statistics and a Ph.D. in Economics fromthe University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Jonathan Leung, BNP Paribas