John is a Managing Director in the HSBC Structured Finance team. He is Global Co-Head of Covered Bonds and additionally leads the public ABS franchise in his role as Head of ABS EMEA. John has significant experience across a wide spectrum of areas including transaction structuring, accounting, regulation, asset analysis / valuation, rating advisory, structured derivatives and investor engagement. He is also heavily involved in IBOR transition, sitting on multiple working groups and has been prominently involved both in HSBC’s own transitional initiatives as well as across the capital markets. John has over 18 years’ experience in the investment banking sector. John is a qualified chartered accountant and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants (FCA), holds the Securities Institute Diploma (MSI) and a Ba (Hons) from the University of Bristol in mathematics and philosophy.