Head of Trading, FXLM Flow China
Global Markets, BNP Paribas
Mr Lin is the Trading Head, FXLM Flow China, Global Markets of BNP Paribas. He has led the trading desk in the Hong Kong branch office and China subsidiary in Shanghai since 2005, when the RMB FX reform kicked off onshore. Mr Lin has helped build up the onshore bond assets, NDF, and swap derivatives businesses and set up the domestic credit activities.
Mr Lin was relocated from Shanghai back to Hong Kong in 2009 to build the offshore CNH platform under the China Internationalisation theme. In 2011, his team was ranked No.1 in an Asia Risk Interbank Poll. In 2012, he was given the outstanding Trading Head Award from CFETS, and led his team to No. 2 in a survey for China products by Euromoney. In 2014 the team won the Best Derivatives Trading House of the Year from the People’s Bank of China, and was awarded a Type A Bond Custodian License in 2015.
Mr Lin majored in financial engineering at the Chinese University of Hong Kong and has a Minor in Economics from the University of California, Berkeley. He worked in the Development Bank of Singapore before trading greater China FX and rates at BNP Paribas for 12 years.