Managing Director, Global Corporate Bank
General Manager, Abu Dhabi
JP Morgan Chase
Declan Hegarty is the General Manager of J.P. Morgan Abu Dhabi Office and Managing Director in J.P. Morgan’s Global Corporate Bank. He heads JP Morgan’s Abu Dhabi office and is also responsible for coverage of key government and corporate clients across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. Prior to joining J.P. Morgan in 2012, Declan spent 17 years with HSBC where he was most recently Managing Director, Head of Business, Abu Dhabi, responsible for all HSBC’s business lines in the Emirate. Prior to moving to Abu Dhabi, Declan held senior roles in Coverage, Debt Capital Markets and Project Finance based in London, Dubai and Riyadh. Declan has worked on numerous corporate and project advisory and arranging assignments across the MENA region including the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain and Oman within the Oil & Gas, downstream, petrochemicals, and power and water sectors. Declan is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment.
Declan holds a Bachelor of Commerce Honors degree from University College, Cork, Ireland.