Gupte succeeds Michael Zink who is retiring after 28 years at Citi.
Citi has appointed Christine Lam as its country officer for China. She replaces Andrew Au, who is retiring, the US bank announced on Tuesday.
The move by Japan’s largest brokerage follows cuts by Barclays, StanChart and Jefferies.
In this newly created role, Gerry Keefe will assume responsibility for all corporate banking activities in the region.
James Boyle will join from Citigroup to succeed Rob Ebert.
China Renaissance has appointed Andrew MacInnes as CEO of its US arm, underscoring the Chinese boutique investment bank’s growing overseas ambitions.
Li-Gang Liu joins Citi as managing director and chief economist for China after spending six years at ANZ, the US bank announced on Thursday.
Elmer Funke Kupper quits amid investigation into the alleged bribery payment made by the gaming company he headed to Cambodia's current prime minister.
His departure as head of large corporate business for commercial banking in the Asia-Pacific region comes as HSBC seeks to simplify its commercial banking division globally.
Jason Cox and Kefei Li become heads of Deutsche Bank’s ECM operations as the bank finalises its new management team.
Boon-Kee Tan has taken the position of the head of Asia-Pacific financial institutions group.
The Swiss banking giant is merging its debt capital markets and leverage finance operations.
Diao Yang, head of client solutions group, and Gloria Lu, head of equities, are departing from the Beijing-based boutique investment bank to pursue other opportunities.
Chinese investment banks and brokerages are hunting for foreign talent amid a surge in outbound M&A opportunities.
Alibaba's financial affiliate brings in Leiming Chen as general global counsel as it prepares to look beyond China to sustain its heady growth rates.