Citing a China build out, the firm has promoted David Cermak to head of Asia and Charles Lin to lead China business.
Richards-Evans leaves StanChart and Vishal Jain takes wider South Asia role at the bank.
Pimco hired Steve Chiu and Stacie Wang for new roles to cover Hong Kong retail and China intermediaries, respectively, and plans to add more.
After four years in Asia, Patrick Grossholz will relocate back to the bank’s Switzerland headquarters to serve in a global role.
Walter Berchtold will lead Falcon Private Bank and, separately, Christian Bucaro has become Singapore CEO for BNPP IP.
Bank of Singapore lured over two senior Credit Suisse execs to expand its Philippines team.
Eastspring Investments has appointed Phil Stockwell to serve as Singapore chief executive.
Murray Collis joined from Standish Mellon Asset Management as managing director and head of fixed income Singapore.
Old Mutual Global Investors has brought in Richard Mo to develop ties with China’s regulators and distributors as the UK-based firm continues its Asia build out.