Andy Howell has joined ABC International Bank plc as a business relationship manager in the bank’s trade and commodity finance department. Howell has worked in commodity finance for 14 years and he joins ABCIB from Credit Lyonnais where he worked for a number of years, most recently as an associate director in the international commodity finance, softs division. Before that, he worked as a relationship manager dealing with Credit Lyonnais “portfolio of transactional commodity finance customers in the UK and in the trade and commodity finance team at ABN Amro in London.

Howell is looking forward to settling into his new role at ABC. “The bank’s reputation as a leading London-based provider of trade and commodity finance made the job a very attractive proposition for me,” he says.