Ms. Siow Chin Yeo has been appointed as Head of Global Transaction Banking, APR, effective 1 February 2019. Based in Hong Kong, she will report to Luca Corsini, Global Head of Global Transaction Banking, and locally to Michele Amadei, Head of APR. She succeeds Holger Frank, who is to become Head of International Center UBK/CIB, Germany.
Siow Chin joined UniCredit (APR) in February 2015 and has since led the Trade Finance team in terms of product development, origination, sales and secondary market activities for the region. She will lead the GTB team in APR moving forward to ensure that the business continues to grow in line with our ambition in the region.
Before joining UniCredit, Siow Chin was Head of Trade Finance Hong Kong at Crédit Agricole.
We are also pleased to announce that Bryan Ho has been appointed as Head of Financial Institutions Group (FIG), APR, effective 1 February 2019. Again based in Hong Kong, he will report to Jérôme Frizé, Global Head of FIG, and locally to Michele Amadei.
Bryan joined UniCredit (APR) in October 2017 and has championed new initiatives for the FIG business in the region. Alongside developing holistic client and business strategies, he has assumed overall coverage responsibility for both top tier FI and target clients in the region. In his new role, Bryan will continue to develop our FIG business in APR with a specific focus on enlarging our client scope by onboarding non-banking financial institutions and supporting transactions by actively cross-selling CIB products and services.
Before joining UniCredit, Bryan was Managing Director, Head of Financial Institutions Group, Greater China at Crédit Agricole.
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