Olivier Desbarres is a Director and the Founder of 4X Global Research.
He worked for 15 years as a senior Economist, Rates and FX strategist for Credit Suisse and Barclays in Moscow, London and Singapore.
Olivier was Head of Asia-Pacific FX Strategy at Barclays in Singapore and the focal point for G10 research during Asian trading hours, conducting his own macro analysis of G10 economies, currencies and interest rate markets. His team was highly ranked by a number of institutions and polls and frequently quoted in the written press.
Prior to that, Olivier was for 10 years the Economist, Rates and FX strategist for Emerging Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) at Credit Suisse in London where he built a strong track record with the world’s largest fund managers. He was also the UK Rates Strategist for two years and wrote extensively on EU and eurozone membership.