BarCap builds Asia-Pacific FX

Siddiqi, who is moving to Singapore to take on the new role in August, is currently global head of FX structuring at BarCap in London.

In addition to leading the marketing of FX and FX derivatives to clients in Hong Kong, Mumbai, Seoul, Singapore, Sydney and Tokyo, Siddiqi will also oversee two new teams the bank is launching as part of the expansion. The first, a risk advisory team, will work alongside structuring to provide corporates with strategy ideas and quantitative risk analysis acros