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John Tan
Regional Head, Financial Markets East
Standard Chartered Bank

John Tan is Regional Head, Financial Markets, East and leads the Financial Markets business in Greater China, North Asia, ASEAN and South Asia. Prior to this role, John was Regional Head, Financial Markets, Greater China & North Asia in March 2017 – July 2018. His responsibilities include capital markets business, sales & trading of foreign exchange, rates, credit and commodities products. John joined Standard Chartered Bank (China) Limited in 2007 as Head of Global Markets, he developed strong relationship with the regulators and was instrumental in growing the franchise. He was appointed Co-Head of Wholesale Banking and Head of Global Markets, Standard Chartered Bank Hong Kong in 2012 and Chief Executive Officer of Standard Chartered Bank (Taiwan) Limited in 2014.

John has over 30 years of financial markets experience in Asia and held senior positions in various financial institutions covering regional financial markets business in Asia Pacific before joining Standard Chartered. John holds a Bachelor Degree of Social Science from University of Hong Kong and Master Degree of Applied Finance from Macquarie University