Li-Gang Liu has joined Citi as managing director and chief economist for China after six years at ANZ, the US bank announced in a press release on Thursday.
At Citi, the veteran China observer specializing in macroeconomics, foreign exchange and capital markets reports to to Johanna Chua, the bank’s chief economist for Asia. He continue to be based in Hong Kong.
In his new role, he will lead the China research team, which covers both fundamental and macroeconomics issues.
Liu succeeds Shen Minggao, who held the position from April 2010 but left last year to join Caixin Insight Group, the think...