Deutsche Bank has brought in I-Mei Chan in the position of regional head of trade distribution, Asia-Pacific. Chan will be based in Singapore and report to Guy Brooks, the bank's London-based head of trade distribution in global transaction banking.

In her new role, Chan will work closely with DB's global transaction banking's trade finance origination and structuring teams, while also devoting energy to further developing the placement of non-Asian risk originating from its global trade finance platform.

Chan has previously worked for OCBC, UOB and Standard Bank. Most recently she was responsible for the distribution of all primary and secondary loans and trade assets for Southeast Asia and the Indian subcontinent.