Caroline Owen is the CEO and Founder of an independent renminbi (“RMB”) internationalization advisory firm, RMB Global Advisors. Caroline is one of the world’s foremost experts in the field of RMB internationalization and a regular speaker on the advancements China has made to make its currency more freely usable.
As deregulation continues in China, Caroline’s extensive market experience, vision and technical expertise have helped her craft tailored solutions for multi-national corporations, financial institutions, development organizations and central banks looking to better manage excess RMB cash in China, optimize RMB funding sources, invest in China’s capital markets and manage RMB FX exposure. A pioneer in the market, Caroline has led numerous award winning RMB transactions, including bond issuances for McDonald’s, Caterpillar Financial and the International Finance Corporation.
Before launching RMB Global Advisors, Caroline led the RMB Solutions advisory team for the Americas at Standard Chartered Bank. Prior to that, she worked in a variety of capital markets roles with Credit Suisse and Barclays Capital in New York, London and Sydney, specializing in cross-border funding.
Caroline is a graduate of Cornell University, a CFA charterholder and a member of the New York Society of Security Analysts.