Managing Director, HSBC Bank
Based in New York, Patricia Gomes is Head of Global Trade and Receivables Finance (GTRF), North America for HSBC. In this role, she is responsible for leading and managing the GTRF business across Commercial Banking and Global Banking clients.
With 20 years of experience in banking, Patricia joined GTRF from the Financial Institutions Group (FIG), a line of business within HSBC’s Global Banking and Markets division, where she was Head of North America.
Patricia has worked for HSBC since 2004 in a variety of roles, in London, Hong Kong and New York. Prior to joining HSBC Patricia was with Citigroup, in Financial Institutions coverage and Credit Risk Management both in London and Lisbon. Patricia joined Citigroup in 1997.
Patricia is a member of the Board of Directors for the Bankers Association for Finance and Trade (BAFT) and serves on the U.S. Department of Commerce Trade Finance Advisory Council (TFAC). She is also global Co-Chair of HSBC’s gender diversity employee resource group – BALANCE.
Patricia has an MBA from INSEAD (Paris and Singapore) and a Masters in Economics from Universidade Catolica Portuguesa, in Lisbon, Portugal.