SocGen appoints head of debt capital markets, Asia-Pacific

Raj Malhotra to be responsible for developing debt capital markets platform

SOCIETE Generale Corporate & Investment Banking (SG CIB) has appointed Raj Malhotra as head of debt capital markets for Asia-Pacific, effective April 1 2018. He will replace Laurent Morel, who will become global head of financial sponsor coverage within the financial institutions group on the same date.

In his new role, Malhotra will be responsible for further developing SG CIB’s debt capital markets platform in Asia-Pacific, leveraging the bank’s strong advisory, structuring and execution capabilities. He will supervise SG CIB’s DCM teams located in Hong Kong, Seoul and Singapore to meet the growing financing needs of corporates, financial institutions, sovereigns and public sectors entities in the region.

Malhotra will continue to be based in Singapore and will report regionally to Stephen Swift, head of global finance for Asia-Pacific, and functionally to Demetrio Salorio, global head of debt capital markets.