Start main content


KING Augusto

Mr. Augusto KING

Managing Director & Co-Head of Debt Capital Markets, MUFG Securities Asia, Ltd A member of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG)

Augusto King is Managing Director and Co-Head of Debt Capital Markets – Loans and Bonds at MUFG Securities Asia. He has close to 30 years of banking experience in the regional debt markets across Asia Pacific.

Prior to joining MUFG in May 2015, Mr. King was Head of High Yield and Leveraged Finance Asia at Jefferies. He joined Jefferies from RBS where he worked for more than eight years as Head of DCM Asia responsible for the combined debt origination and execution platform in Asia including bonds, loans, acquisition finance and other debt advisory products.

Before RBS, Mr. King worked for a number of international banks including HSBC and Merrill Lynch. He also spent an extended period of his earlier career in JP Morgan and its predecessor banks - Chase Manhattan Asia Ltd and Chemical Securities Asia Ltd where he worked in various capabilities in loan syndications, capital markets and debt restructuring advisory.

Mr. King has a bachelor degree in business administration and master’s degrees in corporate finance and social science specializing in global political economy.