VP Bank Ltd Singapore branch has appointed Thomas Jost as new head of Intermediaries, subject to official approval. Effective 1 August 2019, Jost will report directly to Singapore's head of Client Business Reto Marx.
In his role as head of Intermediaries, his focus will be on Asian EAMs to support VP Bank's growth aspiration in the region.
Jost has almost 20 years of experience in the financial sector, including more than 8 years in the Singapore financial centre. He has worked with Credit Suisse, Bank Julius Baer and EFG Bank AG.
The personnel realignment supports the further expansion of VP Bank Group's Asia strategy. In July 2019, VP Bank announced the signing of a letter of intent for a strategic cooperation with Hywin Wealth Management (China).