Li Yu, CFA at China Specialist
Li has 20+ years of experience in financial services across both buy & sell side. She joined HSBC Global Banking and Markets in 2011 from Schroders NFC and had spearheaded key strategic initiatives including Sustainability, Green Finance, China Belt & Road, Greater Bay Areas and Euro-Asia Business Corridors.
Li is an ambassador and subject matter expert in China cross-border investments and had facilitated profile ‘market first’ China access fund launches domiciled in Luxembourg, Ireland and the UK.
Prior to joining HSBC, Li worked at Goldman Sachs in both Hong Kong and London in a variety of investment banking roles including derivatives funding, repo and debt syndication.
Li is a CFA Charterholder, holds a 1st class honours degree in Financial Economics and is fluent in both Mandarin and Cantonese. Li is an active member of a number of Women in Banking & Finance groups and has taken roles such as Committee Chair. She was also the Chairperson of HSBC China Connect and has been ranked #32 in the FT/Yahoo Finance Empower Top 100 Ethnic Minority Executives 2019.