Trade Connect Global is an international trade finance broking and consulting company incorporated in the United Kingdom.
We are specialists in originating, structuring and distributing Letters of Credit (LC) and other Financial Institution (FI) trade transactions.
We help exporters and importers find the best banks to finance their international trade and mitigate trade risk. Our expertise is in reducing trade finance costs for our clients.
We assist banks in originating and distributing cross border trade deals.
We also help exporters prepare and submit credit compliant documents under their Letters of Credit to their bankers.
Trade Connect Global is a member of the International Trade and Forfaiting Association (ITFA), the worldwide trade association for companies, financial institutions and intermediaries engaged in global trade, forfaiting, supply chain and receivables financing.
Vijay Anand Ramanujam is an experienced correspondent banker and international trade finance specialist with over 20 years of experience in the field. He is an expert in Letters of Credit, UCP 600 having acquired his Certified Documentary Credit Specialist (CDCS) certification in 2002.
As the Head of Trade Finance for Asia at Louis Dreyfus Commodities, Singapore, he managed over 50 banking and credit insurance relationships. In his career, Vijay has originated, structured and distributed billions of dollars of cross-border trade deals.
Over the years, Vijay has worked for American, British, French, Indian, Japanese and German banks and corporates in diverse multicultural environments. He has built lasting connections with people of different backgrounds, across countries and continents.
With his value-driven approach, win-win philosophy, and appreciation of the nuances of international trade, Vijay has helped hundreds of businesses and people prosper.