Zarin Daruwala, Cluster CEO for India and South Asia at Normal Chartered arrived in Dhaka lately for her first official go to to Bangladesh.
Zarin was accompanied by Heidi Toribio, Regional Co-Head of Shopper Protection for Asia, Company, Industrial and Institutional Banking (CCIB) of Normal Chartered, in keeping with a press launch issued Sunday.
Over the course of the four-day go to, they met with regulators, the financial institution’s purchasers, and different necessary stakeholders.
Along with being Zarin’s first official go to to Bangladesh, the journey marked the primary go to by the financial institution’s senior regional heads since 2020.
The important thing agenda for the go to was to additional deepen the financial institution’s long-standing strategic partnership with the nation’s private and non-private sectors and to assist drive ahead the nation’s financial aspirations and journey in direction of prosperity.
Naser Ezaz Bijoy, Chief Govt Officer at Normal Chartered Bangladesh, stated, “The pandemic has shed a lightweight on our nation’s resilience and dedication – one which was vibrant sufficient for the entire world to see. This go to by two international leaders of the financial institution is a testomony to the necessary function Bangladesh continues to play as part of the financial institution’s footprint in Asia and nicely past it. It additionally highlights our dedication to worldwide collaboration and to showcase the achievements of Bangladesh on the worldwide stage.”
Zarin Daruwala is the Cluster CEO for India and South Asia (Bangladesh, Nepal, and Sri Lanka). With a profession spanning 31 years, Zarin has labored throughout numerous banking capabilities from wholesale banking, agri-finance, company finance, company planning to funding banking and credit score. Zarin has been featured as a part of the “Prime 100 Most Influential BFSI Leaders” listing, launched by the World BFSI Congress and Awards.
Heidi Toribio was appointed Regional Co-Head of Shopper Protection, Asia, Company, Industrial and Institutional Banking (CCIB) in February 2021.
In her function, Heidi is accountable for Normal Chartered’s CCIB enterprise in addition to for managing the relationships with the financial institution’s company and institutional purchasers within the area.
Heidi joined Normal Chartered in 2013 as Regional Head of Monetary Establishments, North America and went on to develop into the World Head of Banks and Dealer Sellers earlier than being appointed as World Head of Monetary Establishments.