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For Deustche, Pang takes on responsibility for originating and customising structured solutions and products, including strategic equity and complex asset financing solutions in Asia. In his new role, he reports to Ajay Soni, managing director and co-head of GME structuring for Asia-Pacific.
ôDeutsche BankÆs equity structuring capability has developed enormously in Asia over the past year, with the group now providing solutions to equity capital markets, corporate finance, and the structured product retail business,ö says Soni.
At Citigroup, Pang was the director of global structured solutions for Asia-Pacific. Over his career he has also held senior positions at Morgan Stanley, ABN AMRO and PricewaterhouseCoopers.
The AU$85 billion ($61.6 billion) Australian super fund has some exposure to indebted property developer Evergrande. Meanwhile, China’s construction finance is part of its core strategy in real estate.
Investors are seeing the risks, but also the opportunities of the logistics sector. Warehousing their fears for the moment, they can see it's a good conduit to high-growth assets.
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