Collette Lagueux has joined Citi Private Bank as a senior banker in its UK law firm group and professional services team, said the bank.

Her main responsibilities will be managing the relationships between leading UK law firms and the American law firms with arms in London. Lagueux, who previously worked at UBS serving ultra high net worth clients, will work under Rob Mannering, head of the Citi private bank UK law firm group and professional services team.

Mannering said: "We are very pleased to welcome Colette Lagueux to Citi Private Bank. She is a banker of the highest calibre with a proven track record with clients. Her appointment reinforces our presence and commitment to this very important market segment."