Jan 31, 2013
Singapore, January 29th 2013 - Crédit Agricole (Suisse) SA , operating under the brand Crédit Agricole Private Banking in Asia region, today announced a series of important leadership changes in the Asia to support its growth across the region.
Roland Feser, Chief Executive of Crédit Agricole Suisse, Singapore Branch will be retiring in March 2013 after an exemplary 38-year career with the Crédit Agricole Group. Mr. Feser, has been heading the Singapore office since 1st of July 2008.
Hong Kong-based Head of Markets & Investment Solutions in Asia, Sen Sui, will be promoted to the role of Chief Executive, at Crédit Agricole Suisse, Singapore Branch as Roland Feser’s successor. Mr. Sui will begin transitioning to Singapore in January 2013 to take on his new role and ensure a smooth transition of leadership.
Mr. Sui's role will be taken over by current Head of FX & Precious Metals Advisory for Asia, Victor Choi, who will be promoted to Head of Markets and Investment Solutions in Asia. In this new role, he will have responsibility for all product teams across Asia, both for Advisory and Forex.
Dong Sinh Ngo joins Crédit Agricole Suisse as Head of Hong Kong Advisory, a position held by Mr. Sui. Mr. Ngo joins the bank after a successful career as the Chief Strategist for Emerging Markets and Asia for BNP Paribas Asset Management. He has over 19 years of investment experience in both asset management and private banking. At Crédit Agricole HK Branch he will lead a team of investment advisors to generate and distribute profitable investment solutions across a full spectrum of asset classes for the HNWI clients of the Bank.
Commenting on these leadership changes, Georges Zecchin, Chief Executive of Crédit Agricole Suisse in Asia said, “I would like to express, both personally and for the entire group, our heartfelt thanks to Roland Feser for his great contributions to the development of the bank in the Asia Pacific Region and especially to the growth of our Singapore Branch.”
“Both Sen Sui and Victor Choi have my full support in these new and important roles and I have every confidence that they will continue to bring their unique skills and exemplary work ethic to their new positions. In addition, we are fortunate to have Dong Sinh Ngo joining the Crédit Agricole family and I believe he will help to strengthen our already successful team. With these organisational changes, I am sure that the bank will continue its successful growth across the entire Asia region”, added Georges Zecchin.
Re-disseminated by The Asian Banker