JP Morgan has appointed Kiat Seng Lim global head of financial institutions (FI) for treasury services, in addition to his current role as head of FI sales, Asia Pacific.

Lim joins the bank’s global treasury services management team and reports to the global head, Jeff Bosland. He will continue to be based in Singapore.

He joined JP Morgan in 2012 having previously worked in Deutsche Bank’s global transaction banking business for 12 years.

Bosland says: “Over the past three years, our FI teams have achieved a lot, from improving governance and controls to repositioning the business for sustainable growth.

“Under the leadership of Kiat and the FI management team, I am confident we will further strengthen our franchise by continuing to enhance our client focus and maintaining our robust control environment.”