London, DATE 27 June 2023: Mizuho EMEA, part of Mizuho Financial Group - one of the largest financial institutions in the world, announces the appointment of Eralda Tirana, as Head of Financial Institutions (FIG) and Solutions within its Debt Capital Markets (DCM) business, effective 26 June 2023.
Tirana will be responsible for growing Mizuho EMEA’s FIG DCM and Solutions platform and will report into Guy Reid, Head of Primary Loan and Bond Capital Markets. Tirana was previously at Credit Suisse where she was Head of DCM coverage for FIG in the Netherlands and the UK.
Commenting on the appointment, Reid said, “This strategic hire demonstrates Mizuho’s commitment to expanding and strengthening our offering for financial institutions in EMEA. With the wealth of her experience, Tirana brings with her the ability to further embed and maintain strong client relationships in a highly competitive environment, and cement our position as a long-term relationship bank for financial institutions.”
About Mizuho EMEA
Mizuho EMEA provides corporates and institutions in the region with unparalleled access and expertise in Japan and Asia, and supports clients with their corporate and investment banking, and asset management needs. Headquartered in London and with a presence in 16 countries throughout the region, our client base includes leading corporations, financial institutions and state owned entities. We are a strategic financial partner with a focused objective of helping our clients to connect, succeed and grow.
Mizuho’s presence in EMEA is an integral part of the Japan-based Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. Mizuho Financial Group is one of the largest financial institutions in the world, offering comprehensive financial and strategic services through its subsidiaries. The group has over 900 offices and 60,000 employees worldwide in nearly 40 countries throughout the Americas, EMEA, and Asia. As of 31 March 2022, its total assets were US$2 trillion.
Learn more about Mizuho in EMEA: www.mizuhogroup.com/emea