JPMC exec travels to international banking group

Prior to that, she handled global trade and risk management for banking giant JP Morgan Chase.

“At a time when banks are challenged by higher capital requirements, strict regulatory and compliance guidelines and balance sheet limitations to support growth of global trade, her background is a perfect fit for this role,” said the group’s chief executive and president, Tod Burwell.

The Obama administration is currently working out several free-trade agreements with Europe and Asia, including the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership.