Chief Executive Officer, Asia-Pacific
Jasjit S. Bhattal is chief executive officer of Lehman Brothers Asia-Pacific. Based in Tokyo, he is responsible for the strategic development and continued expansion of the Firm's investment banking and capital markets businesses in the Asia-Pacific region. He is a member of Lehman Brothers' Executive Committee.
Mr. Bhattal joined the Firm in 1993. He served as deputy head of Asia Investment Banking from 1995 to 1997, and head of Asia Investment Banking from 1998 to 2000. In 1999, he was made chairman of the Asia-Pacific region, and was appointed to his current position as chief executive officer of Asia-Pacific in July 2000.
Mr. Bhattal received an honors and master's degree in economics from Oxford University as a Rhodes Scholar.