HSBC Investments in the UK has appointed Simeon Brown to the position of chief executive officer, effective immediately. Brown had held the role of acting CEO at HSBC Investments in the UK since September 2007. He had also held the position of acting CEO for HSBC Investments in Asia Pacific from April to July 2007. Brown reports directly to Caroline Brousse, CEO of HSBC Investments in Europe. Brousse says: “Simeon’s role will be to drive and reinforce the strengths of HSBC Investments in the UK. His extensive experience to date within HSBC’s asset management business means he is the ideal candidate to continue to build upon the company’s success.”
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