Farrukh Zain has left his role as global head of trade sales at First Gulf Bank (FGB), with no replacement yet appointed, GTR has learned.

Zain left at the end of February after just a few months at FGB, and it is not known which organisation he will join next.

He was previously head of Mena trade sales at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, based in Dubai, for about four months. His 20-year trade career also includes roles at ANZ, RBS, Barclays and Standard Chartered.