Country Head, Hong Kong
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.