RBC Wealth Management, a unit of Royal Bank of Canada (RBC), has appointed Rohit Bhalla as executive director, team head of its Southeast Asia business.

Bhalla will be responsible for developing client relationships and leveraging RBC’s multi-solution product line.

He will be based in Singapore, and will report to head of wealth management for Southeast Asia Tho Gea Hong.

Bhalla has an experience of more than 16 years in the financial services industry, most recently as senior director and team head – private bank Singapore at ANZ. Prior to that, he also served at Deutsche Bank and Citibank.

“We are pleased to have Rohit join RBC Wealth Management. His years of international experience and deep client insight will further enhance our service in Southeast Asia,” Gea Hong stated.