Mike Joo

Managing Director and Global Head of Rates & Currencies Origination,
Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Location: New York

Member Since: 2016

Mike Joo is Managing Director and Global Head of Rates & Currencies Origination at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

Mike joined the company in 2006 as Head of Asia Debt Capital Markets in Hong Kong. In 2009, he was named COO for Global Markets, responsible for strategy and key cross platform business initiatives across sales, trading and research globally. Before Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Mike began his career in Capital Markets at Goldman Sachs in New York and then spent nearly ten years at Credit Suisse as head of Asia Debt Capital Markets.

Mike has also been involved in numerous advisory and financing projects for the Korean government and received various distinctions for his contributions during the Asian financial crisis. He was also selected as an ‘Asia 21 Fellow’ responsible for various initiatives in conjunction with the Asia Society.

Mike holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from MIT.