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BNP Paribas appoints securities services co-head in China

BNP Paribas buildingFormer Deutsche Bank executive Stanley Song has joined BNP Paribas Securities Services China as co-head. Based in Shanghai, he will report to CG Lai, CEO of BNP Paribas China, and Franck Dubois, head of Asia Pacific for BNP Paribas Securities Services. Song will work alongside Philippe Kerdoncuff who has been in the co-head role since 2016. The new appointee’s responsibilities include developing the firm’s asset servicing business in China and also growing the China Access programme which is designed to support international investment in and out of China. Song was most recently head of securities services for Deutsche Bank China and he has also worked for HSBC, State Street and Standard Chartered in China. Dubois said his appointment “will further BNP Paribas Securities Services' growth ambition in China - a key market for BNP Paribas”.  © 2022 funds global asia

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