Asif has 18 years of experience in trading and risk management across credit and fixed income markets.
Asif is Head of Global Markets EMEA at Mizuho International. Formerly he was Co CIO at Cairn Capital and until late 2015, Asif was Global Head of Traded Credit at HSBC, where he was directly responsible for a $20bn diversified credit portfolio and over 100 traders. He sat on the Global Debt Underwriting Committee and the Global Markets Risk Committee.
He is the outgoing chairman of the ICMA (International Capital Markets Association) Trading Practices Committee.