His Excellency Sir Patrick Bijou is Senior Banking Redemption Judge for the ICJ-ICC (International Court of Justice-International Criminal Court), Ambassador for World Peace Tracts, an investment banker, fund manager, and a renowned author. He has worked for Wells Fargo Bank, Crédit Agricole, Deutsche Bank and others.
Sir Patrick was born in Georgetown, in 1958. In 1963, he came to Britain and had remained in the United Kingdom ever since. He took his primary education in London and later due to unavailability of MBAs in the UK, he went to the USA for further education. He completed his Honors in Business Studies and Masters in Economics & International Banking from Camden College, USA.
Apart from his regular studies, he also obtained several degrees from Southampton University, England, and the University of Hertfordshire, England where he obtained his PhD in Economics and International banking. His Thesis is on The Impact of Quantitative Easing Measures on
Interest Rates, Financial Markets, and Economic Activity: A case study of U.S.A.
His working life started with Wells Fargo Bank on Wall Street. Later, he moved on to the trading floor specializing in debt markets. Gradually, he became a bond trader and joined Deutsche Bank on Wall Street. As a registered private banker, he has vast experience of working in several banks worldwide. His Excellency has successfully served many clients in his life, including governments, banking institutions, corporations, etc. He worked for Wells Fargo Investment Bank, Crédit Agricole CIB, Crédit Agricole Corporate, Deutsche Bank, Blackstone, Tiger Fund, Merrill Lynch, and others.
He regularly demonstrates professional ethics, lateral thinking, and many more using his education and over 30 years of experience. Apart from his regular banking experiences, he is also familiar with the international bond markets, forex markets, commodities, indices, equities, and derivative capital markets. Other than working in the financial arena, he is a venture capitalist with many startup projects under his auspices. All of these projects help him to draw on an exciting portfolio.
Sir Patrick tends to believe that when people are learning, then they are growing. He is on a quest to make excellence a part of the people he meets. Sir Patrick believes every day is an opportunity to make the world a better place. He helps people to turn an idea into a step forward. That is why he has helped organizations of all types in the art of leadership. From startups to famous brands, he teaches how to utilize creative thinking and innovative strategies to become an expert in wealth creation and investment strategy.
He believes that no mountain is too high to climb if you have the right tools. Additionally, every obstacle has a solution, and the most challenging dream can be realized with imagination, creativity, and resilience.
On the other hand, he believes that business success comes from achievement in developing relationships with the right people. Thus, he has built professional relationships with many influential people based on transparency. He has extensive connections with significant banks worldwide, including the Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited (HSBC), DBS, BNP Paribas, and Deutsche where he deals at board level.
The International Court of Justice (ICJ) is the UN's (United Nations) principal judicial organ. This court consists of only 15 judges elected for nine years by the General Assembly and the Security Council of the United Nations. This court has two leading roles: settle international law through judgments and give advisory opinions on legal questions asked by authorized United Nations organs and agencies. On 15th March 2021, Sir Patrick was appointed as a Judge of the International Court of Justice and a member of the panel of arbitrators of the international center for the settlement of investment disputes.
Besides, he completed Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Level I Exam in December 2015. He has FINRA (Financial Industry Regulatory Authority) Series 7 and Series 63 licenses as well.
Moreover, he is a member of the Wells Fargo Millionaire Club and Wells Fargo Champion Circle. He achieved the Wells Fargo "Valley of the Stars" and "Circle of Stars" awards.
His Excellency loves to write books and magazines. He has published more than 15 books across several genres. How to Trade Derivatives and CFDs To Make Millions, Unlocking the Secrets of Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency: Cryptocurrency Made Easy, Secret of Wealth Creation: Principal lessons on the secrets of building a long-lasting wealth, The future of Cryptocurrency. The Secrets of How to Make Six Figures (and More!), Blockchain And The World of Cryptocurrency, The Blueprint to Intelligent Investors, Beginners of Nowhere, Undying Lust, Karmic Love, are some of his famous creation.
Kevin Mosh, the co-founder of Core Solutions Quality Consulting and a senior quality assurance engineer at Ford Motor Company, mentioned that he was amazed by his (Patrick) ability to maintain the company's certification EN9100 even in a difficult period. He said, "Sir Patrick is an asset for any organization who wants change and improvement."
A co-worker of Sir Patrick, Connie O' Connor, a finance banking advocate at Prosperity Bancshares, said, " Sir Patrick handled all the difficult situations when our organization was facing a significant challenge. He is a good problem solver who analyzes every situation before making any decision. I would say he has the best decision-making skill".
Sir Patrick loves to volunteer, and he has willingly fundraised for different organizations. He is directly involved in raising funds for Cancer Support Community and Great Ormond Street Hospital Children's Charity. He has a keen sense of philanthropy and runs the famous NGO World Peace Tracts in giving to deprived communities in the face of war. He enjoys classical and rock music during his leisure and outdoor pursuits including flying and hiking.
Finally, his keen sense of innovation and adaptability helps him to stay on top of the recent trends all the time. He has the leverage to support any growing organization and its cause. Now, he is interested in taking the concept to the next level and helping others free their career's full potential.