Managing Director, Country Head for Securities Service 
Citi Bank Limited

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 Internationalization 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 an MSc in Operation Research and Industry Engineering, a Financial Engineering Certification, and a BSc in Environmental Engineering from Cornell University. Cindy earned the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charter in 2003.