Yashi Hall was educated in Jamaica and the UK, returning to Citibank shortly after completing her Masters’ degree in 1997. At Citibank she accumulated Wholesale Banking experience with junior and senior management positions across Treasury, Transaction Banking Services and Relationship Management, with a foundational period as a Risk Manager. During Yashi’s time with Citi’s Risk Unit she completed extensive training in corporate credit, managed Citi Jamaica’s payments and market risk systems and obtained her credit committee initials. Yashi left Citi in 2007 to join CIBC FirstCaribbean International Bank in an origination role with its newly formed Capital Markets Unit and later headed its Jamaica, Cayman and BVI Corporate Units as Director and Cluster Head, where she had oversight and responsibility for that Cluster’s investment banking, corporate sales and corporate credit portfolios.
After five years in the Middle East where Yashi and her family lived in Dubai, she returned to CIBC FirstCaribbean in 2021 as Director responsible for Investment Banking Origination across its regional footprint. In May 2022 Yashi returned to her risk roots to head and build out the Risk Management Unit for Sygnus Group as VP Head of Risk Management.
Yashi is married with three children and enjoys spending time with her family, reading for growth, and supporting causes that promote her values with regard to helping those in need and climate sustainability.