Standard Chartered appoints Marc van de Walle as Global Head of Wealth Management

Maria Nikolova

The appointment is effective July 6, 2020, subject to regulatory approval.

Standard Chartered today announced the appointment of Marc van de Walle as Global Head, Wealth Management. The appointment is effective July 6, 2020, subject to regulatory approval.

Marc van de Walle will be based in Singapore and will report to Benjamin Hung, Regional CEO Greater China & North Asia, CEO Retail Banking and Wealth Management.

Marc van de Walle joins from Bank of Singapore, where he was most recently Senior Managing Director and Global Head of Products and was concurrently Head of Wealth Management for OCBC. He has vast experience in the banking industry, including running global products that support both Bank of Singapore’s private banking and OCBC’s retail clients, corporate strategy and business transformation.

Didier von Daeniken, currently Global Head, Private Banking and Wealth Management, will focus his time fully on running the Private Banking business from July 6, 2020. Having led both businesses since joining the Bank in 2016, Didier von Daeniken has taken the Private Bank through a successful transformation and achieved three successive years of income growth. In 2019, the Private Bank recorded strong double-digit income and asset under management growth.

Standard Chartered praised Didier von Daeniken’s dedication to building the Wealth Management business which has enabled the bank to grow its affluent business through supporting both the Retail Bank and Private Bank.

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