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Citi regional head of FIs due today

  • Published at 07:42 pm June 23rd, 2014

Valentin Garger, managing director and regional head of financial institutions APAC (ex-Japan), corporate banking, arrives in Dhaka today on a two-day visit.

He is scheduled to meet senior Citi officials, key clients, and review the bank’s potential for further business growth in Bangladesh, says a press release yesterday.  

Based in Hong Kong, Garger is a senior credit officer and responsible for business strategy, coverage and performance of the portfolio as well as the capital and credit deployed in Financial Institutions Group (FIG). He is also a member of the Corporate Banking Operating Committee and the Global FIG Capital Committee.

He has expertise in topics such as capital management, treasury/ liquidity, debt capital markets, transaction services, markets trading as well as portfolio optimisation.

He joined Citi in Vienna, Austria in 1990 where he worked in various functions, which included credit/risk management, operations, relationship manager for Corporate and Financial Institution clients as well as Corporate Bank Head before moving to Belgium.