Trade finance provider DS-Concept has appointed Bryan Maloney as vice-president of business development on the West Coast of the US.

Based in Los Angeles, Maloney specialises in structuring supply chain finance and factoring programmes for small and middle market companies globally. He joined the company in 2013 and has so far focused on developing business opportunities in trade between China, the US and Europe.

Headquartered in Germany, DS Concept has offices in the US, Bulgaria, Hungary, Turkey, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Spain, the UK, China and the UAE.