Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG) has welcomed Regina Bruni as a director in its New York trade finance department.

She is responsible for managing international trade finance for the bank’s Asian corporate clients in the US and Canada.

Previously head of global trade and loan products at JP Morgan, Bruni was based first in Chile as a country head, then in Brazil. She has almost 25 years of multinational trade expertise under her belt, having served previously at Banco do Brasil and Bank of America.

At MUFG, Bruni reports to Steven Lotito, managing director and head of trade finance for North America, who says: “Regina’s impressive global perspective and more than 20 years of trade finance expertise makes her an ideal addition to our team.”