Sources said Kerkvliet, who also had stints at UBS and Merrill Lynch, manages about $100 million in assets.
She was also previously a bengoshi at what became Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu, an associate at Sullivan & Cromwell, a director at Barclays, and a registered foreign lawyer at Conyers Dill & Pearman.
Aruna reports into Aiman Ezzat, Group Chief Operating Officer, and remains a member of the Group Executive Committee.
‘With his many years of private banking experience in building businesses and managing teams across in the UK, India and the Middle East, Aditya will add enormous value to our growth plans in the UK.’
Mr. Sohn, who is based in Hong Kong, previously worked at London-based fund management firm M&G Investments (M&G) for nine years, most recently as its investment director.