P-Wa Tang will replace C.H. Lee as head of the Asian sales desk at CitibankÆs Global Loan Products, based in Hong Kong. Tang has been with the South Asia Origination team for the past seven years. Ronny Chng has also joined the sales desk, and will report to Tang from his base in Singapore. Previously, Chng was with Basis Point magazine.

Anup Kuruvilla and Shirley Seow are joining the origination team in Singapore, where they will report to Lawrence Yeo, head of the South Asia Origination team. Kuruvilla was with Citibank (India, Singapore and Hong Kong) for 12 years, but was more recently at Chase in Indonesia, covering regional trade business. Seow, who joins from HypoVereinsbank, has more than 10 years' syndication experience. She was previously with Credit Suisse First Boston and Hongkong Bank.

Elizabeth Luk and John Low have both been recruited to the North Asia origination team, where they will report to department head Clarence Tao. Luk joins from the Citibank regional aviation team and Low from the Trustee Department at Chase.