London, 19 September 2017 — BNP Paribas is delighted to announce that Neehal Shah has joined the bank as Global Head of G10 FX Trading with immediate effect. Neehal will be based in London and report directly to Adrian Boehler, Global Co-Head of FXLM & Commodity Derivatives.
Adrian Boehler, Global Co-Head of FXLM & Commodity Derivatives said:
“As we look to respond to challenging market conditions in G10 FX, Neehal will be tasked with repositioning our G10 FX offering across our cash and derivative businesses, both voice and electronic. He will work in close partnership with sales to ensure full alignment in connecting the franchise to the platform and driving a positive client experience. This is key as we strive to increase our relevance to, and penetration with, our key institutional and corporate clients globally.”
Neehal joins BNP Paribas with a wealth of relevant experience garnered over an 18-year career at Deutsche Bank where he held a number of senior positions including Global Head of Currency Options and Complex Risk Trading, Head of FX Trading Americas and Global Head of FX Investor Sales. He was also Global Head of Markets Electronic Sales as well as a member of Deutsche Bank’s Markets Electronic Trading Management Committee. In addition to his London-based roles, Neehal has spent time in Tokyo, Sydney and New York during his career.
– Ends –
BNP Paribas is a leading bank in Europe with an international reach. It has a presence in 75 countries, with more than 189,000 employees, including more than 146,000 in Europe. The Group has key positions in its three main activities: Domestic Markets and International Financial Services (whose retail-banking networks and financial services are covered by Retail Banking & Services) and Corporate & Institutional Banking, which serves two client franchises: corporate clients and institutional investors. The Group helps all its clients (individuals, community associations, entrepreneurs, SMEs, corporates and institutional clients) to realise their projects through solutions spanning financing, investment, savings and protection insurance. In Europe, the Group has four domestic markets (Belgium, France, Italy and Luxembourg) and BNP Paribas Personal Finance is the leader in consumer lending. BNP Paribas is rolling out its integrated retail-banking model in Mediterranean countries, in Turkey, in Eastern Europe and a large network in the western part of the United States. In its Corporate & Institutional Banking and International Financial Services activities, BNP Paribas also enjoys top positions in Europe, a strong presence in the Americas as well as a solid and fast-growing business in Asia-Pacific.
About BNP Paribas Corporate and Institutional Banking
Fully integrated in the BNP Paribas Group, BNP Paribas Corporate and Institutional Banking (CIB) (www.cib.bnpparibas.com) is a leading provider of solutions to two client franchises: corporates and institutionals, and operates across EMEA (Europe Middle East Africa), APAC (Asia Pacific) and the Americas. The bank is a global leader in Debt Capital Markets and Derivatives. It is a top European house in Equity Capital Markets and it has leading franchises in Specialized Financing. In Securities Services, it is a top five House worldwide. BNP Paribas CIB strives to service the global economy by providing solutions to its clients in financing (ECM, DCM, specialized financing), flow banking (trade finance and cash management), financial advisory (M&A, project finance), global markets (interest rates, credit, foreign exchange, equity derivatives), risk management, and securities services