Job ref no.: CT3118290-01#2842

Head of APAC CRM Hedge Fund

Credit Suisse

Credit Suisse is a leading global wealth manager with strong investment banking and asset management capabilities. Founded in 1856, Credit Suisse has expanded to be a global force employing over 45,000 people in 50 countries. With new leadership, a new strategy and a streamlined global organization, we are set for growth. We partner across businesses, divisions and regions to create innovative solutions to meet the needs of our clients—and to help our employees grow. It is a high priority for us to continually invest in our employees by providing ongoing opportunities for training, networking and mobility. Join us and let's shape the future of Credit Suisse together.
 
We Offer
1. A credit officer role based in Hong Kong, supervising a small team to oversee the APAC hedge fund portfolio.
2. Credit risk analysis: Participate in due diligence meetings with each client; review and analysis of constitutional documentation; qualitative, quantitative and financial analysis to determine internal credit ratings and risks at both the hedge fund group and individual fund level; and ultimately determination of our credit risk appetite;
3. Trading documentation: participate in negotiation of legal documentation and liaising with our Legal department, as appropriate;
4. Monitor the investment performance and financial condition of each fund;
5. Escalate any issues or deterioration in credit profile within CRM;
6. Liaise with colleagues in other departments including Markets, Credit Analytics, Legal, Operations, Collateral Management and CRM colleagues globally;
7. Trade approvals: Analyse, and make recommendations on initial margin levels on different type of transactions to be approved by the relevant credit officer, both structured and flow trades;
8. Work closely with front office and other support areas (e.g. Credit Analytics and Legal) in the creation of client solutions, as required;
9. Proactively manage credit risk by keeping abreast of market conditions and anticipate any potential adverse impact on the portfolio.
 
You Offer
1. University degree preferably in Finance; professional qualification such as CFA would be a plus;
2. The candidate will have at least 10 years relevant credit experience in hedge funds at a major international bank.
3. Strong analytical skills; good product knowledge of derivatives and other traded products as well as master agreements such as ISDA/CSA and GMRA, etc.;
4. Due diligence - able to lead and run hedge fund due diligence meetings independently;
5. Self motivated / self-starting team player, with strong problem solving, negotiation and communication skills;
6. Strong inter-personal skills, especially influencing and personal impact, and people manager to coach the junior team members;
7. Leadership - able to lead people on client transactions, CRM or cross business working groups, as required
 
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