Bank of New York Mellon has appointed KH Kang as head of trading in Korea. Kang will replace TB Song who will retire from BNY Mellon after a transition period with Kang.
Kang brings 14 years of foreign exchange and derivatives trading experience to his new position. Before joining BNY Mellon, Kang worked at Woori Securities where he was head of foreign exchange and derivatives. Prior to that he was with Citibank.
In his new role Kang will report to Marek Unger, head of trading for Asia, and will be responsible for growing the firm's customer base in Korea with a focus on financial institutions and asset management.
“Foreign exchange expertise is...