Mahbub Rahman has been appointed head of commercial banking at HSBC Malaysia.
Rahman will be responsible for the commercial banking, corporate banking, global trade and receivables finance, and payments and cash management businesses.
His appointment was effective on August 1 and he is based in Kuala Lumpur. He replaces Andy Grisdale. An announcement will be made on Tuesday as to Grisdale's next move within HSBC, a bank spokesperson told FinanceAsia.
Rahman has more than 16 years experience in corporate banking and was most recently head of commercial banking in Bangladesh, a role he held since 2006.