Markets & Risk Solutions Pte. Ltd.
Douglas Bongartz-Renaud – has forty years experiences as banking practitioner, banking consulting and training. He has expertise in the areas of financial products, risk management, and ALM, and retired in 2011 from ABN AMRO and relocated to Southeast Asia. He is active in doing training and consulting projects for the IFC (World Bank Group), the EIB, Asia Development Bank, KPMG and Deloitte, and individual bank clients. He has done training and consulting work during the past eight years for banks in Asia, the MENA - GCC, East Africa and in the EU and has recently worked on a number of training and ALM consulting projects in the GCC / UAE and East Africa – specifically in Kenya, Tanzania and Burundi – including bank ALM and FTP capacity building projects sponsored by the EIB and IFC. During the past 12 months he has been engaged in four FTP implementation projects for bans in the GCC and Tanzania.
In addition to financial products, derivatives trading, structuring, documentation and risk management, his areas of experience and expertise include bank ALM (IRRBB & liquidity management), ban funds transfer pricing (FTP), balance sheet management / optimisation, Basel 3 / 4 implementation, market and counterparty credit risk management and Islamic bank and conventional bank treasury operations.
During his 26 years at ABN AMRO Bank, he had a number of senior roles, including heading the global FX Derivatives, Interest Rate Derivatives, Structured Products businesses and as a principal in the Bank’s Treasury and, Risk Advisory business unit which engaged in treasury and ALM implementation projects with ABN Amro’s financial institution clients in the EU, GCC - MENA and Asian regions.
Douglas was a member of the Board of Directors of ISDA from 1994 – 2008, has received undergraduate and MBA degrees from the University of Chicago and has FRM certification form GARP. Prior to working for ABN Amro Bank, based in Amsterdam, he worked for ten years as commercial banker and derivatives professional at Continental Illinois National Bank in New York and London and at Brown Brothers Harriman in New York. He has received undergraduate and MBA degrees from the University of Chicago in the U.S. and is FRM certified by GARP.