MUFG has hired Shirish Garg as regional lead for supply chain finance sales, transaction banking.

Garg will be based in Singapore and in charge of structuring and selling open account trade and supply chain finance solutions to corporate clients across Asia and Oceania.

He joins from Standard Chartered where he was global product manager for the supply chain finance department. He had worked at Standard Chartered since 2007, when he joined from Citi in Malaysia.

Garg previously had spells working at e-Serve International, a trade solutions company, and Reliance Textiles, an Indian company.