Asia Pacific Head of Pensions, Citi Markets and Securities Services,
Vanessa Wang is a Managing Director and Asia Pacific Head of Pensions in Citigroup. In this role, Vanessa works across various Citi Markets and Securities Services teams to advance pension fund investments and solutions. Vanessa is a member of the Leadership team of Citi Securities Services Asia Pacific, and one of the 50 Citi women selected globally for Women Leading Citi program 2014-2015.
Moving from New York to Beijing in 2006, Vanessa has over 20 years of experience in pension advisory in US and in Asia Pacific. Her expertise includes pension reform and investment management. Prior to joining Citi in 2010, Vanessa was a Partner and Asia Head of the Retirement, Risk and Finance business in Mercer.
In addition to her business roles in Citi, Vanessa also involved in advisory to pension industry and regulators in Asia. Vanessa is a member of World Economic Forum’s Global Council for Insurance and Asset Management Industry, a member of Asia Pacific Financial Forum under APEC, and an Executive Committee member for Hong Kong Retirement Scheme Association. Vanessa is a frequent speaker in pension and financial service industry and was on expert panel on 4 World Economic Forum pension and retirement projects.
Graduated from University of Minnesota with a Master degree in Mathematics, Vanessa is a Fellow of Society of Actuaries (FSA) and an Enrolled Actuary in US.