Margaret Ren is the Managing Director, China Country Executive and Chairman of Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML), she is also a member of the Executive Committee of Asia Pacific. Ms. Ren is one of the most experienced China bankers, with more than 25 years of industry experience. She has extensive knowledge of and deep relationships with the Chinese financial and corporate sectors, and has worked on many landmark transactions across Greater China. She joins BAML from BNP Paribas, where she was chairman for Corporate Finance, Greater China. Margaret was named among the Top 50 most powerful business women in Asia by Forbes in 2013, and the 100 most influential women in finance by Financial News in 2009.
About Bank of America Merrill Lynch:
Bank of America Merrill Lynch is the corporate and investment banking division of Bank of America. It provides services in mergers and acquisitions, equity and debt capital markets, lending, trading, risk management, research, and liquidity and payments management. It was formed through the combination of the corporate and investment banking activities of Bank of America and Merrill Lynch following the acquisition of the latter by the former in January 2009.