According to an internal memo, Citigroup Inc named veteran banker Kaleem Rizvi as its Asia Pacific head of the corporate banking business.
Rizvi, who joined Citi in Pakistan in 1996, will replace Gerald Keefe, who in February was promoted to a global role in its treasury and trade solutions business unit.
Rizvi will be based out of Hong Kong and will assume his current role from May 1, said the memo.
Rizvi is the corporate and investment banking head for the Andean, Central American and Caribbean cluster.
The internal memo also states the appointment of Christie Chang as Citi’s Asia Pacific corporate banking chairman, in addition to her current roles as head of Taiwan banking, capital markets and advisory, and president of Citibank Taiwan Ltd.