LeapRate has learned that Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia based commercial bank CIMB Group Holdings Bhd (KLSE:CIMB) has hired Andrew Leelarthaepin as Head of Foreign Exchange for its CIMB Securities unit.
Mr. Leelarthaepin joins CIMB from Saxo Bank, where he was Director – Institutional API Sales, Asia Pacific for the past three years. He will continue to be based in Singapore, as he was with Saxo Bank.
Prior to Saxo Bank, Mr. Leelarthaepin was Regional Head of E-Commerce Sales, Asia Pacific for ICAP, now known as NEX Group PLC (LON:NXG). He has also worked at ADS Securities as Senior Manager – eFX Sales, Asia Pacific, and as APAC Regional Head, E-Business at UOB Kay Hian.