DUBAI, June 11 HSBC Holdings has named
Georges Elhedery as head of global banking and markets for the
Middle East and North Africa region, effective immediately,
according to an internal memo seen by Reuters.
Elhedery had already been handling much of that remit since
the previous banking and markets head, Mohammad al-Tuwaijri, was
promoted to chief executive of MENA in July last year.
Elhedery, who has worked for HSBC since 2005, will report to
Tuwaijri and Jose-Luis Guerrero, the bank's head of global
banking and markets for Europe, the Middle East and Africa, the
(Reporting by David French; Editing by Andrew Torchia)