Citi today announced that it has appointed Julia Raiskin as Asia Pacific Head of Markets, replacing Stuart Staley who was named Co-Head of Global Foreign Exchange. She joins the Asia Pacific Executive Committee and reports to Peter Babej, APAC Chief Executive Officer, and Carey Lathrop and Andrew John Morton, Global Co-Heads of Markets.
In her new role, Raiskin will be responsible for developing and implementing new strategies to improve product delivery to clients, lead senior regulatory relationships, and maintain strong risk management discipline and culture across the region.
“Markets is a strategic pillar of our broader APAC strategy, and Julia’s proven leadership will be key in advancing Citi’s franchise across the region,” said Babej.
Raiskin was most recently APAC Head of Equities, where she led the business to significant gains in revenues and in market share. Since joining Citi in 2007, she has held various APAC roles such as Head of Investor Sales & Relationship Management, Head of G10 Rates Sales, and Head of Fixed Income Retail Structured Product.