derrickinvestorJulian Suresh Candiah previously an engineer with Sime Engineering Sdn Bhd, he began his 13 year banking career in the derivatives marketing group at Credit Suisse Financial Products "CSFP" in London in 1993. In 1996, he relocated to CSFP in Hong Kong, as part of the Greater China derivatives marketing team. After spending a year during the Asian crisis in 1997/98 as a Director at Bear Stearns in Hong Kong, he moved to Singapore to work for JP Morgan, as a Director in Swaps Marketing. In 2000, he joined BNP Paribas in Singapore, as Head of Structured Products for South East Asia, and was promoted to be a Managing Director in 2004. At BNP Paribas, he was responsible for marketing and originating in Malaysia and the region, several complex fixed income financing and derivatives transactions related to risk management, yield enhancement and cost reduction, with major banks and corporates. As a senior member of the Fixed Income group, he was involved in and responsible for several strategic business decisions regarding new opportunities, client marketing and staff hiring. After a short stint at Merrill Lynch in 2006, Julian left the industry in January 2007, pre dating the financial crisis, to focus on private equity and investments.
In April 2009, as a form of national service, he served as Deputy General Manager for the Penang Development Corporation, and Special Advisor to the Chief Minister of Penang, on a 1 year contract on a pro-bono basis.
In February 2011, Julian was appointed as Independent Non-Executive Director of Axis Global Industrial REIT ("AGIR") prior to its IPO. At a proposed amount of USD 1.3 billion in assets, AGIR would have been the world's largest Islamic industrial real estate investment trust, with assets in Japan, Hong Kong and Australia. The IPO was subsequently cancelled and a portion of the portfolio was sold to an Asian Sovereign Wealth Fund.
n3llyinteresting. apparently AGIR was affected by the Japanese Tsunami.
tommylim67see you all soon but if everyone bring 1 egg should be enough
tankahbanChange the director to take some money from this IPO then retired ! How many director have been change since listing ?Like this job so much, take money and sleep at home, sometimes can take the public money go travelling !
tankahbanWith all this Stupid director, still need how long to acquire asset ?