New Head of Regulatory and Industry Affairs appointed


26 Aug 2008

HSBC Securities Services (HSS) has appointed Ritesh Singh as Head of Regulatory and Industry Affairs, Asia-Pacific, Fund Services. Mr Singh has relocated from India to Hong Kong and reports to Bill Scrimgeour, Global Head of Regulatory and Industry Affairs, Fund Services.

Mr Singh is responsible for the interface between the business and regulatory and industry bodies in Asia.

"We are delighted Ritesh is taking up this new role as his wealth of experience will be of huge assistance when we continue to keep abreast of regulatory changes," said Scrimgeour.

Mr Singh was previously Head of Institutional Fund Services at HSS in India and oversaw the successful implementation of a number of challenging mandates. During this period he built a strong team and healthy share of market in the fund administration business in India. He has 10 years of experience in the securities services industry and prior to this managed key securities relationships for Standard Chartered Bank in Mumbai for five years.

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