Alice Lo becomes head of international private clients in Hong Kong and marketing manager for north Asia. Ms Lo comes from Standard Chartered Grindlays in Hong Kong where she was head of sales and brings with her more than 18 years banking experience.

Jennie Hananto is appointed head of international private clients, Indonesia and comes from Societe Generale where she held the same role. Ms Hananto has over 20 years banking experience spanning private banking, insurance, credit and business development.

Urs Brutsch, regional head of private clients in Asia, comments, "I am confident both women will play a major role in building ABN AMRO's clientele in these two important and challenging markets."