JP Morgan Strengthens Asia-Pacific Treasury Teams

JP Morgan Treasury Services has strengthened its senior southeast Asia management team, naming Abdul Raof Latiff as head of treasury services, ASEAN, and Hooi Ching Wong as head of treasury services, Malaysia. The firm also announced the appointment of Nadia Schiavon, who has joined as head of treasury services, Australia and New Zealand.

Latiff will be responsible for enhancing JP Morgan’s end-to-end client service experience, supporting regional and domestic product and sales initiatives and guiding the firm’s broader growth strategy across a number of markets, namely Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam and Pakistan. Reporting to Tom DuCharme, chief executive officer (CEO), Asia-Pacific for JP Morgan Treasury and Securities Services, Latiff will also support the continued build out of the firm’s global corporate bank (GCB). An industry veteran with more than 17 years’ experience, Latiff has spent the last seven years at JP Morgan in a variety of corporate and financial institution segment roles across product and sales functions. He will be based in Singapore.

Wong will oversee the development of JP Morgan Chase Bank Berhad’s operations. Reporting to Latiff, she brings more than 15 years’ experience to the role. Most recently with Citi Malaysia, Wong has worked across a wide range of transaction banking functions, including cash management, treasury and trade solutions and credit analysis, in addition to a number of sales, product and relationship management roles.

Based in Australia, Schiavon will be responsible for leading the firm’s business across Australia and New Zealand. Reporting to DuCharme, she will also work closely with the GCB, investment bank and worldwide securities services to further leverage the strong relationships the firm holds with corporates, banks and non-bank financial institutions. She joins from Citi Australia where she held a number of senior roles across finance, operations, technology, implementation and client services.


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