Country Head, Hong Kong
Securities Services

Ms Cindy Chen is the Managing Director and Business Head for Securities Services Hong Kong. Ms Chen is responsible for the China Connect business development and solution build-out, enabling institutional investors and financial institutions such as sovereign wealth funds, hedge funds, pensions, insurance, SFC/MPF, UCITS, 40Act funds globally to trade, clear and settle A-shares through Hong Kong’s platform. She actively contributes and influences key local market developments such as Stock Connect, Bond Connect, RQFII/QFII, Mutual Recognition of Funds between Mainland and Hong Kong, Offshore RMB market and Internationalisation of RMB.

Ms Chen is also member of the Citi Hong Kong Executive Committee, Asset-Liability Committee, the chairman of the Citi Hong Kong Fiduciary Oversight Committee and an Executive Business Sponsor for the Citi Women Network.

Ms Chen holds a MSc in Operation Research and Industry Engineering, a Financial Engineering Certification, and a BSc in Environmental Engineering from Cornell University. She earned the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charter in 2003.