ECONOMYNEXT – Mark Surgenor HSBC’s former Group Head of Wealth Management, Wealth & Personal Banking has been appointed Chief Executive for Sri Lanka and the Maldives, replacing Mark Prothero.
The appointment is effective from December 01.
Surgenor had joined HSBC in 2009 and has worked in Europe, Latin America and Asia in Group, Region and Country Head positions.
“Mark led our Global Wealth Management and also our Asian Wealth growth programme and we look forward to Mark bringing this depth of experience to his new role,” Surendra Rosha, Group Managing Director and Co-Chief Executive HSBC – Asia Pacific said in a statement.
“We thank Mark Prothero for his 31-years of service to HSBC – a career that has seen him work across Asia-Pacific, Europe, the Middle-East and the US.
“His five years at the helm in Sri Lanka and Maldives have built a firm foundation for the future, thanks to his focus on resilience and developing our people.”
Prior to HSBC, Mark he was at Lloyds Banking Group where he held positions across International Corporate and Retail Banking in the UK, the Middle East and Asia.
Surgenor has a bachelor’s degree in Business & Finance and a master’s degree in International Marketing. (Colombo/Dec01/2021)