Key Personnel

Mrs. Sarah Coles

  • Head of Trading and Research
  • +852 2599 9597

Professional Experience

Sarah was formerly an Associate Director at Prudential Capital (Singapore) Pte Ltd., specialising in fixed income for the principal finance team. Having being based in Asia for 7 years, she has extensive experience in evaluating the credit quality and relative value of securities across a range of asset classes and markets. She has helped to structure, negotiate and execute a number of large transactions in loan, bond and hybrid equity format as well as assisting with hedging arrangements for complex deals.

Prior to moving to Asia, Sarah worked for 5 years with HSBC and RBS in their investment banking divisions in London. Her specific focus was the issuance and pricing of corporate bonds, whole business and property securitisations.

Sarah received a Bachelor of Science in Economics, First Class honours degree from London School of Economics. She speaks English and Portuguese.

Professional Affiliations and Academic Associations

  • SFC Type 4 and Type 9 Qualified Responsible Officer
  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA Institute) since 2009
  • FSA Approved Person (Securities Institute of England and Wales) since 2004
  • Member of the Hong Kong Society of Financial Analysts
  • Bachelor of Science in Economics, First Class London School of Economics and Political Science