Li Shelley Yu

Hong Kong Representative


Li Shelley Yu, CFA is ESG & Climate Client Coverage Lead for Corporate at MSCI. Prior to joining MSCI Shelley worked at both buy and sell side, initially at Goldman Sachs London in a variety of investment banking roles before moving into the buy-side working for hedge fund and asset management firm Schroders.

Her latest role was with HSBC where she worked for 9 years and spearheaded key strategic initiatives including Allocate to China, China Sustainability, China Belt & Road, Greater Bay Areas and Euro-Asia Business Corridors.

Shelley is a CFA Charterholder, holds a 1st class honours degree in Financial Economics and is fluent in both Mandarin and Cantonese. Shelley is an active member of a number of Women in Banking & Finance groups and has taken roles such as Committee Chair.  She was also the Chairperson of HSBC China Connect and has been ranked #32 in the FT/Yahoo Finance Empower Top 100 Ethnic Minority Executives 2019.