Standard Chartered has appointed Paul Absalom as Singapore head of investor sales. He will be based in Singapore and report directly to Adrian Walkling, global head of financial institutions sales.
In this new position, Absalom will be responsible for global accounts in the Asia time-zone and Singapore-covered investor clients.
Absalom spent six years at HSBC Hong Kong as head of hedge fund and central bank sales, where he built and ran its hedge fund salesstructuring business for Asia-Pacific, covering all products except cash equities. Prior to HSBC, he worked at Goldman Sachs in Hong Kong covering a similar client base.
More recently, Absalom co-founded Teak Capital Partners Singapore as managing partner before...