logo
Share SHARE
FONT-SIZE Plus   Neg

J.P. Morgan Says Jeff Urwin To Take On Addnl. Role Of CEO, Asia Pacific

J.P. Morgan, the investment banking arm of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), said that Jeff Urwin, Head of Global Investment Banking Coverage, Capital Markets and Mergers & Acquisitions, will take on the additional role of CEO of Asia Pacific, based in Hong Kong. Urwin will be responsible for overseeing all of J.P. Morgan's strategic activities in the region, along with his current global banking responsibilities.

This is the first time J.P. Morgan's global head of investment banking will be based in Asia Pacific. He will relocate to Hong Kong from New York in May and continue to report to Jes Staley, CEO of the Investment Bank.

Urwin will succeed Gaby Abdelnour, the current head of Asia Pacific, who announced in March that he would be leaving the bank this summer after 14 years with the firm.

by RTT Staff Writer

For comments and feedback: editorial@rttnews.com

Business News

Quick Facts

Editors Pick
ConAgra Foods Inc. (CAG) reported a net income attributable to the company for the fourth quarter ended May 29, 2016 that declined 43.8 percent from last year. Adjusted earnings per share from continuing operations decreased 5% from the prior year. The comparable earnings per share decline reflected... Another busy month on the FDA calendar has gone by but not without its fair share of hurrahs and heartaches. This is not unexpected, given the uncertainties characterizing drug development and approval processes, which in turn manifest as volatility in stocks belonging to the biotech space. German sporting goods giant Adidas Group (ADDYY.PK, ADDDF.PK) extended its long-term relationship with rapper and fashion designer Kanye West, launching a new line of Yeezy brand products for all genders, the company stated. adidas + Kanye West offers Yeezy branded footwear, apparel and accessories for all genders. Under the deal, West will join with adidas team to lead the development...
comments powered by Disqus
Follow RTT