Wick Veloso is to become the first Filipino to be appointed chief executive officer of HSBC Philippines, effective December 24.
He is currently managing director and head of HSBC global banking and markets in the Philippines and has 26 years of capital markets experience. During his 18 years with HSBC, in addition to his Philippine roles, he has also worked in Hong Kong and held overseas assignments in London, New York, Tokyo and Singapore.
Veloso is replacing Tony Cripps, who will become the Australia CEO of HSBC Bank on December 24.
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