Gary LoweHead & Managing Director, Global Credit Insurance Group at Standard Chartered Bank
Gary Lowe is Managing Director and Global Head, Credit Insurance Group at Standard Chartered Bank. He founded, built, and leads the global distribution desk which places bespoke synthetic hedges of the structured loan book into the insurance market in order to mitigate credit risk, improve return on equity, and optimise capital usage.
He began his banking career in 2005 and has had experience of M&A, Project Finance, and Corporate Finance Portfolio Management, before establishing the credit insurance desk in 2012. He is regularly invited to speak at industry conferences globally to share and discuss his subject expertise.
He is a fine wine enthusiast and collector; has a passion for Chelsea FC; enjoys skiing in the winter and Asia in the summer; and lives in Wimbledon with his wife Grace (Boston University) and two sons.
His educational interests are Robinson college Cambridge, from which he holds MA and BA (Hons) degrees in Classics, and King’s College School.