Zurich names new board appointments

Bedbrook is also non-executive director of CUA (Credit Union Australia Limited) and a director with the National Blood Authority.


CEO of Elaf Bank Departs

The Board appointed Mr. Sohail Niazi, the COO of Elaf Bank, to assume the role of acting CEO.


ANZ announces senior leadership appointments

The internal appointments, which are effective 1 March 2012, reflect the depth of talent in the combined Division and the organisational structure further reinforces ANZ’s super regional strategy.


World Bank chief says U.S. should lead some global bodies

The World Bank last week launched the nomination process to select a new president to succeed Zoellick when he steps down in June, inviting names from any of its 187 member countries. The Obama administration has said it would open the process to competit


HSBC boosts client services team in Singapore

Venkatakrishan joins HSBC from J.P. Morgan’s Treasury and Securities Services business in India, where he worked for over 14 years in a number of roles. Most recently, his role within J.P. Morgan was to lead the Client Service and Implementation tea


HSBC to Cut Fewer Hong Kong Jobs Than Planned

The number of staff reductions at Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation (HSBC) may be fewer than first announced, according to Hong Kong-based newspaper, The Standard.