Director, Global Structured Credit, Asia-Pacific
Gursev ("Sevi") Riyat is a Director, based in Hong Kong, within the Global Structured Credit group for Citi's Spread Products division and has worked at Citi for over 12 years. In this capacity, Sevi is the senior most structurer responsible for the origination, structuring, syndication, trading, and advisory of structured credit products and derivatives in Asia Pacific and Australia (Ex-Japan). Prior to his current role, Sevi spent 7 years working as a structurer within the Emerging Markets Credit Trading group in London.
During his time at Citi, Sevi has played a key role in helping to provide solutions to Citi’s clients through a diverse range of transactions that have varied from customised financing solutions (recourse & non-recourse), regulatory capital optimization (RWA/SLR) to selective asset origination and placement of structured products (CLNs/CLOs/CDOs). Sevi holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics from University College London.