Sonam Kapadia has been appointed head of trade finance, Mena, at National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD), based in Dubai.

He previously held the same role at JP Morgan since March 2013, having worked for the American bank in the Middle East since 2005. Kapadia’s experience also includes roles at GE Capital and ICICI Bank.

“I am very excited about the move and being part of the growth plans at NBAD,” he tells GTR.