Updated : 03 Oct 2016

Regional Director, Asia-Pacific
International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Inc.

Mr Keith Noyes is the Regional Director, Asia-Pacific at the International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Inc.

Mr Noyes is based in Hong Kong and heads the offices in Hong Kong and Singapore.  His focus is on strengthening ISDA’s relationships in the Asia Pacific region.  One of his areas of interest is extraterritoriality and global regulatory conflict, subjects on which he has published several articles and made numerous public presentations.

Mr Noyes serves as an invited consultant in the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission’s Product Advisory Committee and an external reviewer of the OTC Clearing Syllabus for the Hong Kong Securities Institute and is a non-executive member of the HKEX OTC Clear Users Committee.  Mr Noyes is also the international participant member of the AFMA Benchmarks Committee.

Mr Noyes joined ISDA in October 2007.  He is fluent in Mandarin and English.  He is a pioneer in Asian derivatives markets, setting up Merrill Lynch's equity derivatives desk in Hong Kong in 1992 and has also worked in Asia for such firms as Taiwan Securities (HK) Co., Bear Stearns Asia Limited, and S.G. Warburg.

Mr Noyes holds an MBA degree from University of California, Los Angeles and an AB from Dartmouth College and spent a year studying economics at Beijing University.