Pravin Advani has been named as head of global trade & loan products at JP Morgan, GTR has learned.

Advani replaces Daniel Cotti, who left the bank last year.

He makes the move from his current position as regional trade executive, Asia. He will remain based in Singapore and report to Andy O’Brien, global head of loan capital strategy for banking.

Advani has more than 25 years’ experience in the banking industry, with a focus on the pan-Asian, Eastern Europe and Middle East markets. He joined JP Morgan in 2010 as regional head of global trade for Asia Pacific. He has also held roles at RBS, ABN Amro and Citi.