Movers and Shakers: Asia monthly wrap


John Laurens will leave his role as Head of Global Payments and Cash Management at HSBC to take on the role of Head of Global Transaction Services at DBS Bank, effective November 10 and will relocate from Hong Kong to Singapore.

Tom McCabe will vacate the role of Head of Global Transaction Services at DBS Bank to head the DBS franchise in the United States.

Benjamin Cavalli has been appointed as Managing Director and Market Area Head, South-East Asia at Credit Suisse, he will also take on the role of Head of Singapore of Credit Suisse’s private banking business.

June Fu has been appointed as General Manager of Westpac’s Shanghai Branch, and Head of Multinational Operations in China. She joins Westpac from her role as Regional Director, Greater China & General Manager of the Shanghai Branch.

Rohit Sawhney has been named Head of Global Transaction Services for Asia Pacific at the Royal Bnak of Scotland effective immediately. He moves from his role as Asia Pacific Head of RBS’s GTS Financial Institutions and non-bank Financial Institutions business.

Stephanie Marelle has been appointed Head of Hong Kong division at BNP Paribas, she replaces Bruno Campenon who has relocated to New York as head of clearing and custody services and corporate trust services for the Americas.

David Raccat has been appointed Head of Market and Financing Services for the Asia Pacific region at PNB Paribas, and will also continue in his current role as Head of Global Markets.

Minerva Tantoco will become New York City’s first ever Chief Technology Officer, she leaves her role as Chief Technology Officer, Executive Director, Client Facing Technology APAC at UBS.

Julienne Loh has been appointed group head of Consumer Credit, Asia Pacific at Mastercard, vacating her role as General Manager of Singapore.

Deborah Heng will take on the vacated role of General Manager of Singapore at Mastercard, leaving her previous position as Division Finance Officer for South East Asia and South Asia.