Appoints Country Head India&Regional Head Personal Fin.Serv.
Wed 19 May 1999
Published: Wed 19 May 1999 00:00:00
Document No: 148621
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HOMEX - Melbourne +++++++++++++++++++++++++ ANZ today announced the appointment of Mr Anuroop (Tony) Singh as Country Head India and Regional Head Personal Financial Services in South Asia and the Middle East. Mr Singh will report to ANZ Head of International, Mr Elmer Funke Kupper. Mr Singh joins ANZ from Bank of America where he was Senior Vice President and Country Manager, India Retail Banking Group. Previously he was Regional General Manager in South Asia with American Express. Mr Singh graduated from Delhi University and is a qualified Chartered Accountant. Mr Funke Kupper said he was delighted to welcome Mr Singh to ANZ's management team. "Mr Singh is highly regarded and his 20 year experience in banking will significantly strengthen our ability to build our consumer franchise in India and the region," he said. Mr Funke Kupper also commented that Mr Singh would play a leading role in the International Division's Personal Financial Services practice. "Mr Singh will become our link with the Personal Financial Services team in Australia to ensure we exchange ideas and offer customers the best products and services, wherever they are," he said. Mr Singh will join ANZ on 1 July 1999. His appointment follows the retirement of Mr Mehli Mistri in 1998. For media enquiries, please contact: In Australia: Paul Edwards In India: Ajay Bimbhet Tel: 022-266 1548 1