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H.E. SIR PATRICK BIJOU

Senior Judge of the ICJ-ICC & UN Ambassador/Diplomat

Summary

Sir Patrick is UN Ambassador and a Senior Banking Redemption Judge for the International Court of Justice and International Criminal Courts. He is also a notable investments banker, Fund Manager and published author. He is an intellectual and lateral thinker and brings extensive banking experience, having worked in senior and board positions with many banks that include Credit Agricole and Deutsche Bank. Sir Patrick has also worked on Wall Street, a capable and highly experienced trader in derivatives, futures and bond markets. Sir Patrick led the Deutsche trade desk and was responsible for developing asset origination and distribution structures. He has served large corporations, creating new credit for international supply chains and SMEs, the public sector and clients across various products, including supply chain finance, receivable finance, contract monetization, private placement, project funding, and a broad range of trade services.  He has extensive contacts with major banks worldwide, including Wells Fargo, HSBC, Deutsche and DBS, where he deals at the board level.

Sir Patrick has tailored funding and investments for many clients, including governments, banks and financial institutions. 

He has high-level contacts in banks, where his financial engineering has created off-balance-sheet solutions to rectify capital inadequacy shorts fall. Sir Patrick is also a venture capitalist — backing several successful start-ups. He has extensive asset management experience and runs two significant funds. His return ratios are of the highest levels in his sector, offering clients very satisfying returns on their capital.

Sir Patrick experience and out of box thinking makes him a significant asset. He has a doctorate in Economics and brings over 40 years of experience in his sector. As a notable investment banker and Redemption Judge for the ICJ/ICC, he possesses certain expertise and skills in business management and corporate and legal governance.

Work History

2021

UN Ambassador, Diplomat | Senior Judge ICJ-ICC | Fund Manager | Author

United Nations

Senior Redemption Judge ICJ-ICC

19822018

Investment Banker & T1 trader, Fund Manager, Senior Redemption Judge, and Author.

Wells Fargo, Deutsche Bank, Credit Agricole CIB, Calyon, Merill Lynch, Lloyds Bank, Blackstone & Tiger FUND. Senior Banking and Redemption Judge ICJ/ICC, UN Ambassador and Published Author.

 

  • MTN & Private Placements at Conduit Capital markets
  • MTNs and Private Placements/Syndicate at Credit Agricole CIB
  • Interest Rate Derivatives Structuring & Marketing at Calyon.

 

Specialities

Debt Capital Markets, MTNs & Private Placements, Structured Products.

Experience

MTN & Private Placements in the Bond markets.

Responsible for the set up of the MTN & Private Placement Desk / MTN dealer function within Prime Banks: Became the first dealer for Lloyds treasury for increasing the portion of self-led deals significantly from 4% to 32 %.

  • Excellent understanding of Structured Products via the Multi-Product Approach of desk covering Interest Rate Derivatives, Equity Derivatives, Commodities, FX, Credit and Inflation-Linked Structures
19922001

Fund Manager

WELLS FARGO BANK

Efficaciously managed medium to high net-worth clients. Completed overview and balance sheet analyses. Made product recommendations based on clients’ needs and extensive analyses. Managed a Sales/Operations platform of 20+ staff.

  • Referred over $30M in hard dollar assets including raw deposits, $1.5B in investments to the Wealth Management Group, lending opportunities and high-level planning
  • Deeply involved in advisement and analysis of holdings
  • Reviewed and analyzed credit packages before partnership establishment to identify cash flow and invest income sources
  • Was named the top investment referral within the branch for the majority of 2002-2005
19861990

Personal Banker 1

WELLS FARGO BANK

Took on a wide range of roles; formed new banking relationships through opening accounts, facilitating peripheral product sales and providing the utmost in quality customer service. Maintained ongoing accounts and assisted the branch in daily operations. Analyzed and managed client portfolios to enhance client relationships and experience; cross-sold with help from numerous partners.

Education

2021

Honorary Doctorate

The American University USA

Literature and Divinity 

19781982

BA Business Studies, MBA Economics & International banking, PhD Economics

Camden College New Jersey, USA, Southampton University, England. University of Hertfordshire, England

Business Studies, Economics, International Banking 

19821986

B.A

Camden College, New Jersey, USA

Business Studies

MBA

Economics  and International banking

PhD Economics 

PhD Thesis: The Impact of Quantitative Easing Measures on Interest Rates, Financial Markets, and Economic Activity: A case study of U.S.A.

An empirical analysis of the ECB quantitative easing programme

 

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Skills

Instrumental in creating the economic phenomenon of Contract For Difference (CFD), a concept regarded as truly pioneering that today all banks and trading institutions now adopt. CFD has changed the way trading is implemented across capital markets by the use of clever leverage ratios. Published books about CFD and how to become wealthy by executing strategies and concepts in asset management and wealth creation. Manages trading platform in Private Placement through trade desk at Credit Suisse Bank Geneva and DBS Bank in Singapore.
From his humble beginnings with Wells Fargo Bank on wall street, he served as a personal banker, fund manager, and a remarkable bond, futures, and derivate trader on the Deutsch trading floor. Sir Patrick has established himself in the specialist area of debt capital markets, private placements, and structured products. His financial architecture and creative skills have seen him work with some of the best minds. He has since established himself as an enigma in his field. He established the MTN & Private Placement Desk and dealer function within Lloyds Bank PLC. He is also the first trader for Lloyd's treasury, where he significantly increased the portion of self-led deals from 4% to 32% in 2002. Sir Patrick has helped large corporations create new credit structures for international supply chains, S.M.E.s, the public sector, and clients across various financial products and is a senior adviser to governments. He has tailored funding and investments for different clients with his innovation and leadership skills, including governments and financial institutions. One of his notable accomplishments is implementing over $1.3 billion in funding for social housing in the Bahamas, having gathered a wide range of expertise in venture capitalism and asset management. He has backed and advised several successful start-ups while also running two significant funds. His methods are sustainable, and he can boast one of the highest return ratios in the investment banking sector, thereby assuring clients impressive profits and returns on their capital. Sir Patrick helped create the economic phenomenon of Contract For Difference (CFD), a concept regarded as truly pioneering that today all banks and trading institutions now adopt. CFD has changed the way trading is implemented across capital markets by the use of clever leverage ratios. He has published books about CFD and how to become wealthy by executing his strategies and concepts in asset management and wealth creation. He is also renowned and sought after as a wealth manager as he manages his trading platform in Private Placement through his desk at Credit Suisse Bank Geneva and DBS Bank in Singapore.