Former HSBC global trade and receivable finance (GTRF) account manager Craig Schumann has joined US Exim in San Francisco, as regional director.

Reporting to West Coast managing director Dave Josephson, Schumann serves Northern California small to medium-sized companies (SMEs) needing US Exim assistance for their exports.

He previously worked in HSBC’s GTRF team for two years, focusing on global delivery of trade services and finance solutions for a select group of multinational tech companies.

His experience also includes trade roles at Citi and Bank of America, always in the San Francisco area.