Movers and Shakers | October 2014

Kee Joo Wong has been appointed as Head of Payments and Cash Management for Asia Pacific at HSBC.

Huang Xiaoguang will take on the CEO of China role at ANZ Bank, commencing January 2015. Previously Xiaoguang was President of Bank America China at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

James Mitchell has been appointed ISCM Delivery Head, Information Management & Integration Services at Standard Chartered Bank in Malaysia. Mitchell was previously the Head of IT, Shared Services at AMBank Group.

Arvind Vashistha will become Head of Equity Capital Markets Division in India at Citi, he was previously an Executive Director in the Global Capital Markets Division at UBS in India.

Renato de Guzman will retire as CEO of Bank of Singapore on January 31st 2015. He will be replaced by Bahren Shaari, who is currently Senior Managing Director and Global Marketing Head of South East Asia.

Robert Rankin will leave his position as Co-Head of Corporate Banking and Securities and Head of Corporate Finance to join James Packer’s Private Investment firm Consolidated Press Holdings as CEO.

Henry Cai, Executive Chairman for Corporate Finance for Asia Pacific at Deutsche Bank is in discussions to leave the bank to retire with the possibility of taking up several board seats at alternate corporations.

Atul Jhavar has been appointed as Director of SouthEast Asia Debt Capital Markets at Barclays, previously he was Director of Debt Capital Markets at HSBC.

Joseph Park will take up the Director of Mergers and Acquisitions role for Barclays in Korea, he was previously at Daiwa Securities Korea.

Sam Yue has been appointed Director of Mergers and Acquisitions for Barclays in Greater China, previously VP Business Development, Asia for Carlsberg Gorup.

Eric Winarta will become Director of Investment Banking at Barclays in Indonesia, previously Director, Corporate Finance, STF & FS at Standard Chartered in Singapore.

Arthid Nanthawithaya will move into the role of Chief Executive and Deputy Chairman of the Executive Committee at Siam Commercial Bank in Thailand, he is currently the Head of Wholesale Banking at Siam Commercial Bank.

Yol Phokasub has been appointed as President of Siam Commerical Bank, he is currently Head of Retail Banking at Siam Commercial Bank.