DANIEL YU | Founder & CEO
Daniel is the creator and founder of Bondlinc. He has nearly 20 years of experience in the finance industry including investing and building platforms in credit, equity, asset-liability management, direct investments, and fintech. He has worked in New York, Singapore and is currently based in Hong Kong.
Daniel finished his 10-year tenure at Overseas Chinese Banking Corporation (www.OCBC.com), as the treasurer for the Hong Kong branch. After successfully building the credit trading platform at OCBC Bank in Singapore, he was assigned to Hong Kong to drive the board’s mandate of building the branch as the North Asia Treasury center.
Daniel joined OCBC Bank in July 2008 as Head of Credit Trading in the Global Treasury Division. Over the course of eight years, he transformed the passive SGD bond portfolio into a profitable multi-currency market making and trading platform. He managed the $1bn USD bond portfolio focused on Asia, CEEMEA and Latin America that invested in investment grade, bank capital and high yield bonds.
Before being recruited by OCBC, Daniel was Head of Asia High Yield credit trading at J.P. Morgan in Hong Kong (2008). As an active trader, he dramatically increased sales and trading volumes of bonds and credit derivatives to make J.P. Morgan one of the global leaders in the high yield space.
DR. EDWARD CHAN | Chairman (HONG KONG)
Edward has more than 30 years’ experience in the banking and financial industry in Hong Kong. He started his fixed income career with JP Morgan in 1988. He later started his private banking career with HSBC Private Bank in 1992, building the bank’s fixed income platform (both advisory and discretionary). In the 23 years’ experience with HSBC Private Bank, he held various senior positions, namely Head of Investment Advisory Group, Regional Head of Fixed Income & Equities, Head of Investment Products (China), Head of Discretionary Portfolio Management (fixed income), and Global Head of Fixed Income. Between 2008-2013, he sat on the Bank’s Global Investment Committee as a voting member and was also the Chairman of the Global Emerging Markets sub-committee.
In his fixed income career, he was frequently voted as one of the “Most Astute Fixed Income Investors” in Hong Kong by The Asset Magazine. After leaving HSBC Private Bank, he was involved in the planning and building of some financial startups.
Edward is a holder of Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation and received his doctorate degree from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
JAISVAR RAMAMURTHY | Chief Technology Officer
Jaisvar is a business & technology leader with a strong background in banking and financial services. He has over 14 years of experience across various individual and leadership roles in information technology including 9 years of experience in banking and financial services.
He has been a part of key projects involving various asset classes in the area of customer on-boarding (KYC), order & trade booking, trade confirmation, credit origination, market & reference data, market & credit risk applications, derivatives valuation, collateral stress testing, collateral & limits management, Basel III & OTC derivatives regulatory reporting, client statements & portfolio performance. He has worked with some of the major banks in the investment, private and retail space including Barclays Capital, Bank of Singapore and UOB.
Jaisvar has a Bachelor degree in Electronic & Electrical Engineering from NTU & a Masters in Computing & Quantitative Finance from NUS, Singapore
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