The private bank has hired another Credit Suisse alumnus, Torsten Linke, as Southeast Asia head. Sources say his predecessor, David Lim, has been sidelined and tip further staff changes.
The Swiss pure private bank is weighing up the best way to enter China but says it is in no rush, even though it sees now as the best opportunity for international firms.
He says private banks will win the race for Asia's wealth and explains how he intends to go about it. He talks about his time at Goldman, and what asset managers must do.
The firm appoints Kaven Leung as deputy Asia CEO, North Asia chief and head of its Hong Kong branch. He is tipped to take over regional responsibilities from Tom Meier.