Li Cai, Digital and Innovation Manager, APAC BNP Paribas Securities Services
Li Cai is the Digital and Innovation Manager of BNP Paribas Securities Services Asia-Pacific. In this role she is in charge of questioning the status quo and rethinking the client experience and offering to better respond to clients’ needs and anticipating the expectations that will come from the next generation.
Her favourite motto: “Disrupt yourself before someone else disrupts you”
Together with Mostapha Tahiri, they are defining the transformation strategy for BNP Paribas Securities Services in the Asia-Pacific and leading the change within the region.
Li joined BNP Paribas in 2015. She held the position of APAC Chief of Staff where she assisted the CEO APAC of BNP Paribas Securities in the definition of the regional and location strategies.
Prior to joining BNP Paribas, Li spent several years as a strategy consultant in the financial and retail industries in Paris, Shanghai and Hong Kong. A born entrepreneur, Li is a real go-getter. When the Shanghai Free Trade Zone opened, she created a wholly foreign-owned enterprise (WFOE), and launched a concierge service to assist foreigners in China in 2013. Li holds a Master’s Degree in Finance and Entrepreneurship from ESCP Europe in France.