RBC Dexia Investor Services today announced the appointment of Eric Chua to Director of Business Development, Singapore. Mr Chua has been appointed to help drive RBC Dexia’s growth strategy in Asia for both onshore and offshore client mandates. He will report to Diana Senanayake, Managing Director, Singapore for RBC Dexia Investor Services.
Ms Senanayake commented: “Eric’s depth and breadth of experience in the Asian financial services market will help us capitalize on business development opportunities and continue our aggressive pursuit of growth in the Asian market. We are very excited to welcome him to our growing team.”
Mr. Chua has more than 17 years experience in financial services sales and business development roles. He joins RBC Dexia from SWIFT (Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication) where he held numerous senior sales positions, most recently as Director, Securities Markets, Asia Pacific, Singapore. Prior to SWIFT, Mr. Chua worked as a Vice President, Securities Processing Service for the Bank of New York.
RBC Dexia came out on top of the latest R&M Consultants Global Custody Survey and also excelled in a number of other recent awards, being named 2010 European Custodian of the Year by Funds Europe magazine; #1 global custodian overall for the Americas and EMEA in Global Investor’s 2010 Global Custody Survey. Also being named ‘European Transfer Agent of the Year’ and ‘Fund Administrator of the Year: Luxembourg’ at the 2010 ICFA European Awards.