JPMorgan recently hired Alex Park, as an equity derivatives marketer in Hong Kong overlooking the Korean market. He will report to David Chui, v.p. in the equity derivatives group in Hong Kong, when he starts in the coming weeks. Chui confirmed the hire but declined further comment. Joanne Shephard, spokeswoman at JPMorgan in Hong Kong also declined comment.
Park, who has been out of banking for sometime, previously worked at Credit Suisse First Boston, said a market official. Josephine Lee, spokeswoman at CSFB, declined comment and Park could not be reached for comment.