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Citi appoints North & East Asia and South Asia & ASEAN Cluster Heads to strengthen focus on critical growth region for Citi globally

Citi has announced the appointments of Tim Monger as Head of the North & East Asia (NEA) Cluster and Amol Gupte as Head of the South Asia & ASEAN (SAA) Cluster, effective immediately.

Tim has served as CFO for Asia Pacific since 2019, helping set the company's strategic agenda and guide investment priorities. In the last year, he has taken on a leadership role in executing strategy refresh through the Consumer Bank divestures across Asia and EMEA. Tim joined Citi in 2017 as Head of Productivity from the Boston Consulting Group where he was a Partner and Head of UK Financial Services.

Amol is one of our most seasoned leaders in the region, having held a number of senior roles in banking and country management in his more than 30 years with Citi. He has served as Singapore CCO and ASEAN Head since 2016. Prior to that, Amol held a number of senior Treasury and Trade Solutions roles globally, including as Head of the Asia Pacific business. He started his career with Citi in the Consumer Bank in India.

The CCOs of Australia, China, Hong Kong, Korea and Taiwan will report to Tim, and the CCOs of India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam will report to Amol.

Tim and Amol remain based in the regional hubs of Hong Kong and Singapore respectively.