MarlinHouse Financial (MHF), a Hong Kong-based insurance company, has appointed James Bragg as executive director.

Bragg has more than 16 years of loan syndicate experience and was previously head of loan distribution covering North East Asia for Standard Chartered. Previously, Bragg held various loan syndicate positions with Standard Chartered and RBS in London.

A spokesperson for MHF says Bragg brings extensive loan market experience and wide-reaching access to the banking market. MHF works with corporate finance and international insurance groups to provide trade credit solutions for banks and financial institutions.