Co-Head of Markets, Asia-Pacific

Mr Justin Chan is Co-head of Markets for Asia-Pacific at HSBC, based in Hong Kong. He shares leadership of the Bank’s sales and trading businesses in the region, encompassing Rates, Foreign Exchange, Credit, Equities and Research, and also oversees Balance Sheet Management in Hong Kong.

Mr Chan is also at the forefront of HSBC’s efforts to champion the internationalisation of the renminbi through product innovation, regulatory dialogue and advocacy.

Since joining HSBC in 1986 in Hong Kong, Mr Chan has held various responsibilities, including in corporate sales, money markets and interest rates and foreign exchange trading. He left for Australia for two years before rejoining the Group in 1998 to run the Hong Kong dollar trading business, where he has built a strong franchise.

Mr Chan is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and Associate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers. He is an Executive Board Member and the Chairman of the Market Development Committee of the Treasury Markets Association in Hong Kong and a member of the China Development Committee of the Hong Kong Institute of Bankers.

Mr Chan graduated from the University of Hong Kong with a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering. He also obtained a Master’s degree in Applied Finance from Macquarie University, Australia.