Mr Robinson joins ANZ from Citigroup where he was most recently CEO South Asia, with responsibility for India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. He has more than 25 years banking experience including senior geographic leadership positions in Europe and Asia.
Commenting on the appointment, Mr Thursby said: “It is pleasing to bring someone of Mark’s calibre into the team at a time when we are growing organically as well as working to complete the acquisition and integration of the Royal Bank of Scotland businesses in a number of key markets in South and South East Asia. “
Mark is an experienced consumer and wholesale banker with considerable expertise in building businesses in emerging markets and strong knowledge of the region.” ANZ’s South and South East Asia business covers 10 markets, including the priority markets of Indonesia, Vietnam, Malaysia and India, as well as the regional hub in Singapore.
Mark will commence with ANZ in June, based in Singapore. The appointment is subject to regulatory approval.