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Ismail Ibrahim

Global Markets, EMEA Head Open Collateral

Citigroup, UK


Ismail Ibrahim is the EMEA Head of OpenCollateral, a product offering in Citi’s Futures, Clearing and Collateral business which sits within the Investor Services Franchise. In this role, Ismail is responsible for delivering a comprehensive suite of services to Citi’s institutional clients including: Collateral Operations, Collateral Optimisation, Analytics and access to Liquidity and Collateral Transformation solutions which help client’s meet their evolving collateral funding requirements. Prior to his appointment in 2017, Ismail worked in Futures and OTC Clearing Sales and Relationship Management covering European Hedge Funds, Asset Managers, Broker Dealers and Commodity clients.Ismail has over 13 years of experience in derivatives execution, clearing and collateral management and is an active member of the financial services industry. Ismail holds a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering with Business Finance from University College London and the London School of Economics and a Master’s degree in Finance from the London Business School.