Lydia Brookes

Executive Director, Loan Capital Markets, EMEA

Lydia Brookes


Lydia has 15+ years experience in structuring & syndicating facilities for corporate and financial institution clients across EMEA. She is currently responsible for the origination of transaction across a broad range of clients across the Middle East and Western Europe

Based in London, Lydia joined SMBC in September 2021 from Mizuho where she spend 10 years in Loan capital markets, prior to which she a spent 5 years at Commerzbank in London in the combined LCM / DCM team.

Speaker at these events:

Capital Markets & ESG Finance Saudi Arabia 2023

Bonds, Loans & Sukuk Middle East 2022