Standard Chartered Bank (SCB) has appointed V. Shankar as CEO, Middle
East, Africa, the Americas and Europe from May 1.
He will be based in Dubai and becomes the Bank's most senior
executive located in the Middle East.
He will be responsible for shaping the bank's strategy across the
region, reflecting the continuing growth opportunities for Standard
Chartered across Africa, the Middle East, the Americas and Europe.
He will also be responsible for governance across these markets.
Shankar will also become a Director of Standard Chartered Bank from
May 1, whilst continuing in his existing roles as Executive Chairman of
Principal Finance and Co-Chairman of the Private Bank.