Mayen Opute has moved from within FBN (UK) to join John Vowell’s structured trade and commodity finance (STCF) team.

As STCF officer Opute reports directly to Jide Bode-Harrison in London and ultimately to Vowell, STCF director, who moved to Abu Dhabi last year.

A spokesperson for the bank tells GTR that she will be responsible for assisting in annual reviews of existing facilities and managing and overseeing the KYC procedures for clients. She joins from the bank’s know your business unit, where she has worked for the past year. With a background in accounting, she will assist in preparing comprehensive balance sheet analyses for credit applications and prospective transactions and clients.