Maybank Kim Eng has announced two key appointments to its regional management team, representing a further step in the organisation’s strategy in becoming a leading regional financial powerhouse by 2015.
|Prasenjit Kumar Basu|
Giles Ong will join as head of Investment Banking and Advisory and Prasenjit Kumar Basu (PK Basu) as regional head of Research and Economics.
Ong will develop and oversee strategies and plans aimed at building Maybank Kim Eng’s global investment banking and advisory business. These businesses include corporate finance, debt markets, equity capital markets and strategic advisory.
Basu will oversee the regional research and economics function for Maybank Kim Eng and will be responsible for leading research teams in providing high-quality research.
“I am proud and excited to lead this team of world-class leaders who have years of experience behind them. With these new appointments, we are now ably supported in our endeavour to build and enhance our business operations as well as to achieve our vision of becoming a regional financial powerhouse,” Tengku Dato’ Zafrul Tengku Abdul Aziz, group chief executive of Maybank Kim Eng.
Maybank Kim Eng is a leading investment broking and securities group in Asia. It has an international presence, with an extensive network of offices in Malaysia, Singapore, Hong Kong, Thailand, Indonesia, the Philippines, India, Saudi Arabia, Vietnam, London and New York.
Through its various subsidiaries, Maybank Kim Eng offers a host of financial services such as corporate finance, investment banking, debt markets, equity capital markets, derivatives, venture capital and private equity, retail and institutional securities broking, research, and asset management services.