Executive Director, E-Commerce & Technology, Media and Telecom Solutions, Wholesale Payments,
Sean Abbott currently leads J.P. Morgan’s eCommerce and Technology, Media and Telecommunications Solutions team within Wholesale Payments in Asia Pacific. In this role, he is responsible for helping the Banking and Sales teams put together solutions incorporating J.P. Morgan’s comprehensive range of products across cash, liquidity management, merchant acquiring and trade finance for the world’s largest multinational corporations. This includes helping United States and European based companies looking to expand into Asia, as well as an increasing number of Asia headquartered companies in their efforts to grow internationally. Before joining J.P. Morgan in 2017, Sean spent over 10 years at Standard Chartered Bank holding positions on both the Transaction Banking and Corporate Banking teams across New York and Hong Kong. Sean graduated from Colgate University with a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy and a minor in Sociology. In his spare time, Sean likes to run ultramarathons having completed many 50 to 100km races in the hills in his backyard in Hong Kong, as well as a few 100 mile races around the world.