Credit Agricole CIB strengthens global markets management

Dominique Blanchard appointed as regional head of the global markets division for Asia-Pacific

DOMINIQUE Blanchard joins Credit Agricole CIB as regional head of the global markets division (GMD) for Asia-Pacific effective April 23 2018.

Blanchard brings with him more than 25 years’ experience in financial markets spent in Europe and Asia-Pacific across fixed income, equity derivatives and financial advisory. He joins Credit Agricole from ANZ where he was global head of sales and debt capital markets. Blanchard also worked for Daiwa Sumitomo from 2008 to 2013, where he ran and restructured their global financial products activities, front to back. Prior to that, he spent over 15 years with the Credit Agricole Group, his last position was deputy head of the fixed income division.

Based in Hong Kong, Blanchard reports globally to Gene Kim, head of international for the global markets division and locally to Michel Roy, senior regional officer for Asia-Pacific. He will be a member of Credit Agricole CIB Asia-Pacific management committee.

“Dominique will play a key role in deepening and extending our client franchise in Asia-Pacific, leading our GMD teams to address the needs of our financial institutions and corporates clients with the most efficient solutions” says Michel Roy, senior regional officer for Asia-Pacific.

“We are delighted to welcome back Dominique to Credit Agricole CIB. With his extensive experience in capital markets he will help us further strengthen our franchise in Asia,” adds Gene Kim, head of international for the global markets division.