ABN AMRO has appointed Daniel Cotti as Head of EMEA Sales within the Global Trade & Advisory management team. Daniel will initially be based in London and joins from Citigroup, where he was Regional Business Manager for Trade in the UK and part of the bank’s e-Business Management Team in Europe. He has more than twenty years Corporate Banking and Trade experience in Switzerland and the UK. Bill Ashlock also joins ABN AMRO’s Global Trade & Advisory management team as Global Head of Trade Support and Solution Delivery, based in London. Bill was also previously with Citigroup in London, where he was as regional director responsible for European Trade operations. He also has over twenty years banking experience, holding posts with Bank of America and Southeast Bank. Daniel and Bill both report to Kristen Fletcher, Managing Director of ABN AMRO’s Global Trade & Advisory, a division of the Global Transaction Services (GTS) business.
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