Mr. Puneet Anand Managing Director Global Markets Risk Executive-Asia Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Mr. Puneet Anand, Managing Director, Global Markets Risk Executive – Asia, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Mr. Puneet Anand 
Managing Director 
Global Markets Risk Executive-Asia
Bank of America Merrill Lynch

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Profile of Mr. Puneet Anand

Mr. Puneet Anand was appointed Global Markets Risk Executive for Asia in May 2012, and is responsible for working with the various Global Markets businesses towards identification, navigation and management of Market and Counterparty risks.  He chairs the Asia New Product Review Committee and is a member of the Global Markets Leadership Committees in the region.  He also represents Bank of America at the Regional Head of Risk forum for foreign banks in Asia, and is a member of number of other management committees.

Puneet joined Bank of America in 1989 as a management trainee, and has since worked in the areas of Corporate Banking, Corporate Credit Risk, Financial Institutions Credit Risk, Credit Review, Counterparty & Issuer Risk, and Market Risk.  Puneet has over twenty years of banking experience, both in Lines of Business and in Risk.  His product experience spans trading businesses, capital markets, structured finance, wealth management products, real estate, project finance, working capital finance and, trade and payment products.  He has extensive experience across the different countries in Asia Pacific having risk managed the portfolios for all countries at some point in time.  

Puneet graduated from the Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi, India where he majored in Computer Science & Engineering.  He holds an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore, India.

Department of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management, CUHK