HSBC has announced the appointment of Philip Kurtenbach as Head of Investments and Wealth Solutions (IWS).
The appointment is part of HSBC’s strategy to evolve its wealth and personal banking proposition across the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man.
Philip (pictured) joined HSBC 14 years ago, and for the past 11 years has held roles as an International Manager in the UK, US and Hong Kong. Most recently Philip was the Global Head of Wealth Structured Products based in London.
In his new role Philip will look after the overall investments and wealth product offering to clients across the Global Private Bank, Premier and Personal Banking segments for the Channel Islands, Isle of Man, and HSBC’s Expat proposition.
Emma Bunnell, CEO and Head of Wealth and Personal Banking, HSBC, Channel Island and Isle of Man, said: “Philip is an experienced financial services leader, and his expertise in customer programmes, leadership, and digital transformation will afford him key insights in his new role, as will his international perspective.
“This is a key appointment as we continue to enhance and grow our wealth business across the islands, ensuring we’re providing our customers with the products and services that mirror their growing wealth needs.”