Standard Chartered has appointed Alex Manson as group head, wholesale banking geographies, reporting to Mike Rees, group executive director and chief executive officer of wholesale banking.
Based in London, Mr Manson will focus on driving revenues, accelerating organic growth, and enhancing strategic capabilities across the group’s wholesale banking operations in Asia, Africa and the Middle East.
He will also represent Standard Charted in its dealing with major clients located in these geographies.
Mr Manson joins from Deutsche Bank where he spent 12 years in senior management positions, including global head of corporate banking coverage & global lending, and head of global banking coverage in Asia Pacific.
Before Deutsche Bank, he worked at Credit Suisse for seven years.