Alex has more than 10 years of experience in investment banking, covering CEE & CIS clients in DCM at HSBC since 2010. His coverage now focuses on sovereigns, corporates and banks in Poland, CEE & Russia, as well as high grade corporates in Scandinavia. Recently he has led bond issues for mBank, PKO BH and Israel Chemicals, and previously supported Poland in the structuring and issue of their debut green bond issue in 2016. Over the course of his career he has led bond issues in USD, EUR and local Asian currencies across senior unsecured, Tier 1 & Tier 2 bank capital, green bonds, MTNs, Schuldschein and liability management. Alex holds a Master’s degree in European languages from the University of Edinburgh, specialising in French & Spanish studies, and has passed all three levels of the CFA Program.