IQ-EQ appoints Head of Debt, Capital Markets & Corporates for Asia

Marcel Ivison has been named as IQ-EQ’s new Head of Debt, Capital Markets & Corporates, APAC, the Group expands this service segment both in the region and globally.

Marcel has over 25 years’ experience leading structured project finance, debt and M&A for international commercial and investment banks. He has served as an advisor to various government and leading private sector companies across a range of sectors, including renewables, infrastructure, transportation and energy. Prior to joining IQ-EQ, Marcel was M&A Lead for Asia-Pacific at ENGIE, a French multinational utility company.

In his new role, which is a newly created position at IQ-EQ, Marcel will be responsible for leading the Group’s Debt, Capital Markets & Corporates segment in Asia and growing its regional client base. He will work closely with IQ-EQ’s Group Head of Debt, Capital Markets & Corporates, Edward Stevenson, as well as the regional leadership team to develop and implement the segment’s growth strategy for Asia.

Commenting on the new hire, Michael Marquardt, IQ-EQ’s Regional CEO for Asia, said:

“Marcel is well-known in the financial industry in this region, and I know he's going to be a brilliant asset to our team in Asia and to the global segment. With Marcel’s appointment closely following that of our new regional Chief Commercial Officer, David Kim, it’s an exciting time for us as we continue to grow our Asian senior leadership team in line with our ever-growing client portfolio.”

IQ-EQ employs over 4,000 people worldwide and has been active in Asia for over 25 years, with offices in Singapore, Hong Kong, mainland China, the Philippines and Japan.

Marcel Ivison