HSBC Private Banking today announced the appointment of Gavin Rankin as Regional Head of Investment Services & Product Solutions, EMEA.
Based in London, Gavin will be responsible for the investment business in EMEA including developing the private bank’s investment services and offering in the region, and managing teams providing investment strategy, investment counselling, discretionary portfolio management, trading, and family governance services.
Commenting on the appointment Chris Allen, Regional Head of EMEA at HSBC Private Banking, said, “We are delighted that Gavin is joining the HSBC Private Banking team. He brings a deep understanding of the needs of private investors, extensive experience of investment management, and a passion for managing and building large teams which will be invaluable as we seek to grow our wealth management business in the EMEA region”.
Gavin has over 25 years’ investment experience in roles at Citi Private Bank, UBS Wealth Management and Goldman Sachs. Most recently, he was the Head of Managed Investments EMEA at Citi Private Bank, with responsibility for a team of product specialists and the distribution of discretionary and advisory portfolios, mutual funds, hedge funds, private equity and real estate across the region.
Gavin is a Chartered Financial Analyst and has a BSc in Economics and Politics from the University of Bristol.
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