|Thursday, 09 April 2015 09:12
|HSBC appoints China head of payments
Successor to Kee Joo Wong named
Lewis Sun has been appointed as head of payments and cash management (PCM) for HSBC in China.
He will work closely with both HSBC’s Commercial Banking and Global Banking businesses to drive business growth in China.
Sun has 18 years of banking and IT experience and joined the China PCM team in 2002 as a product manager. He was later seconded to Hong Kong as a regional sales manager before moving to Shenzhen in 2008 to head HSBC’s Southern China team. Since his return to Shanghai in 2010, he has been a core member of China’s PCM management team in roles including head of product, head of sales and most recently head of global banking corporate sales.
He succeeded Kee Joo Wong who was recently appointed as regional head of PCM for HSBC Asia Pacific.
Kee Joo Wong commented on Lewis’ appointment: “Over the last five years, Lewis has played an instrumental role in maintaining close relationships with clients and regulators in China. As China continues to drive the global economy, Lewis will be instrumental in contributing to HSBC’s growth strategy in Asia.”