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He comes to the new role as Deutsche Bank looks to further integrate its trade and cash management business under the GTB banner.
ôIn leading the strategic growth plans for Deutsche BankÆs trade finance and cash management corporates in Singapore, Yang Sun will focus on target market expansion and further product roll-outs,ö says DuCharme. ôThese will be executed against an aggressive strategic plan that aims to provide effective teamwork with GTBÆs trade and cash business.ö
He arrives at Deutsche from HSBC in Singapore and brings over 17 years of banking experience to his new employer. Most recently, Low held the title of head of payments and cash management at HSBC in Singapore, where he was responsible for the overall cash management strategy business for the firm in the Lion City.
The AU$85 billion ($61.6 billion) Australian super fund has some exposure to indebted property developer Evergrande. Meanwhile, China’s construction finance is part of its core strategy in real estate.
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