Robert Binney, managing director and head of global client development for Citigroup’s Global Transaction Services (GTS) business, is retiring from Citigroup.
Binney has played a significant role within GTS. “Under his leadership, we have had considerable success in the market and seen much growth and this is in no small way, due to the excellent relationships we have developed with our major clients and the teamwork which has been developed over the years,” claims the group management.
Binney joined the bank in 1996 to lead the development of new securities business in the region. In February 2004, he was appointed head of global client development for GTS. Previous roles within Citigroup have included managing director and head of sales and account management in Europe, Middle East and Africa for the cross-border custody business of Citibank’s Global Securities Services.
Before Citibank Binney joined Chase Manhattan, where he held various roles within the securities industry in locations including New York, Hong Kong, Tokyo and latterly London.