Citi has appointed Andrew Gelb as head of North America treasury and trade solutions in New York.

Gelb succeeds Amol Gupte, who has been named Asia Pacific region head for Citi transaction services.

Gelb was most recently regional head of Citi’s securities and fund services (SFS) business for Europe, Middle East and Africa (Emea) where helped to grow the bank’s franchise across the Emea region.

“Andrew’s international background and broad experience across the transaction banking business will be great assets as we continue to build on our reputation for product innovation and craft targeted solutions for our corporate, institutional and public sector clients,” says Julie Monaco, North America region head and global head of banks, public sector and marketing for Citi transaction services.