Jamie McWilliam joins the Structured Derivatives team and will be responsible for asset structuring for non-Japan Asia. Based in Hong Kong, he will be part of the bank's global structured group reporting to Greg Major, head of Derivatives Marketing.

He joins from Republic National Bank of New York, where he traded interest rate and FX derivatives. Commenting on the hire, Major says that "Jamie will elevate ABN AMRO's focus on structured asset transactions."

In his capacity as head of Secondary Loan Sales for Asia, Mark Peaker will be responsible for the co-ordination of secondary loan sales across Asia. He comes with experience of both loan and fixed income sales in other regional banks.

He will report to Andre Lajeunesse, regional head of financial institutions sales.