Alex Ko and Frank J. Slevin have been promoted to the positions of chairman and vice chairman, respectively, of BNP Paribas Peregrine Capital Limited.

After assuming their new positions, both will continue with their current posts, Ko as head of Asia Corporate Finance, and Slevin as deputy head of Asia Corporate Finance.

Commenting on the promotions, Guillaume Dry, deputy group CEO of the BNP Paribas Peregrine Group says: "Alex and Frank have overseen the building of Asia premier corporate finance origination and executive team. Their promotions are well deserved and are cornerstones of our business expansion strategy in the region."

BNP Paribas Peregrine Capital Limited is the corporate finance flagship company of the BNP Paribas Peregrine Group, the investment banking arm of the BNP Paribas Group in Asia.