Thursday, September 16, 2010

Barclays Wealth Management Appoints Thelma Kwan

Barclays Wealth Management announced the appointment of Thelma Kwan as head of wealth advisory, Asia Pacific.

Based in Hong Kong, Kwan will head the team of trust consultants in Hong Kong and Singapore, and oversee the provision and marketing of trust structuring and wealth advisory services to Barclays Wealth high net worth and ultra high net worth clients across Asia. She reports to London-based Rob Withecombe, Barclays Wealth head of wealth advisory, as well as to Didier von Daeniken, chief executive of Barclays Wealth Asia Pacific.

Prior to joining Barclays Wealth, Kwan was at LGT Management Services where she was executive director of trust services for the past three years. In that role, she was responsible for leading a team of trust consultants in marketing trust solutions to private banking clients in Asia.