ABN AMRO has promoted Peter Howard to Head of Sales Trading for its Asian sales team based in Hong Kong. In this position, Howard will devise and oversee the strategies of ABN AMRO Asia's sales department.

Howard was based in London and led the bank's Asia Securities sales team in London which ranked No.1 for Asian sales trading in the annual "Greenwich Rating" survey. He has been with ABN AMRO for seven years and prior to that work for five years with James Capel Securities.