Senior Credit Risk Manager
CHINA MERCHANTS BANK, New York
Risk manager for a wide range of transactions with particular focus on structured finance. Analyze credit risk, provide credit opinion to credit committee, assist closing and monitoring activity. Voting member of the credit committee. Transactions under management include collateralized loan obligations (CLO), aircraft, commercial real estate and subscriptions credit facilities. Trained staff on structured finance and established new credit risk policies for structured finance and subscription credit facilities.
- To execute a large warehouse credit facility for a major CLO manager, assisted the origination team in structuring the transaction, managing the credit approval process and negotiating the legal documentation. Result: this was the first major structured finance transaction as sole agent, greatly enhancing the bank’s market presence.