Jason Barrass is set to join HSBC in Dubai this month as regional head of products and propositions, global trade and receivables (GTRF), GTR has learned.

He will report regionally to Sunil Veetil, regional head of GTRF and globally to Vivek Ramachandran, global head of products and propositions.

Barrass was most recently head of Africa trade at Barclays Africa in Johannesburg. He left the bank last year.