Victoria Gale has joined JP Morgan as vice-president of global trade sales. She makes the move from Bank ABC, where her most recent role was senior relationship manager of wholesale banking. She remains based in New York.

Gale joined Bank ABC in London in 2006, and in 2010 became a founding member of its global trade debt and distribution team within global trade finance.

In 2014 she relocated to the Bank ABC New York branch to establish a US global trade debt and distribution desk with a focus on enhancing the branch’s risk mitigation capabilities through distribution of assets into the secondary market, insurance and export credit agencies; purchasing trade and loan assets; and developing relationships with financial institutions in the Americas.