Watche Manoukian, Board Chairman (Date of birth - 23 February 1945).
A founding shareholder of HSBC Bank Armenia cjsc, Mr Manoukian was appointed Chairman of the Board in 1995. He is a London-based investor, commercial developer, philanthropist of international repute. Mr Manoukian is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Hayastan All Armenian Fund, as well as the Chairman of Council of Trustees of Armenian General Benevolent Union.
David Budd, Board Member (Date of birth - 15 December 1953).
Mr Budd has been a Board member of HSBC Bank Armenia cjsc since 23 April 2012. He graduated from the Institute of Bankers in London and worked for HSBC Group member companies between 1972 and 2011, occupying various managerial positions.
Ara Alexanian, Board Member (Date of birth - 3 June 1957).
A doctor of Physico-Mathematical Sciences, Mr Alexanian has been on the board of HSBC Bank Armenia cjsc since 1995. He is also Head of Sub-Faculty at Yerevan State University, and served as a General Director of Armimpexbank cjsc from 18 June 2003 to 30 September 2007.
Yulia Shadrina, Board Member (Date of birth - 26 November 1963).
Mrs Shadrina was appointed to the Board of HSBC Bank Armenia cjsc on 25 April 2016 and was registered to that position on 14 July 2016. She graduated from the Irkutsk Institute of Foreign Languages, as well as the Financial Academy under the Government of the Russian Federation. She has held various managerial positions at HSBC Bank (RR) LLC operating in the Russian Federation. She is currently the Head of wholesale banking department at HSBC Bank (RR) LLC.
Niccolo Polli, Board Member (Date of birth - 02 April 1976).
Mr Polli was appointed to the Board of HSBC Bank Armenia cjsc on 06 March 2017 and was registered to that position on 05 April 2017. He graduated from Ecole International de Geneve – La Chataigneraie in Geneva, INSEAD Business School in Paris and Stanford University. He has held various managerial positions in HSBC Group member companies. Mr Polli is currently CEO of HSBC France Luxembourg branch.
Colin Pickering, Board Member (Date of birth - 29 October 1974).
Mr Pickering was appointed to the Board of HSBC Bank Armenia cjsc on 11 January 2019 and was registered to that position on 20 February 2019. He graduated from University of Southampton, UK. He has held various managerial positions in HSBC Group member companies. Mr Pickering is currently Chief Risk Officer International Europe, HSBC Global Services (UK) LTD.
Irina Seylanyan, Board Member (Date of birth - 03 February 1975).
Ms Seylanyan was appointed to the Board of HSBC Bank Armenia cjsc on 29 September 2017 and was registered to that position on 01 November 2017. She graduated from Armenian State Engineering University, as well as completed Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) courses. She has held various managerial positions in HSBC Bank Armenia cjsc and HSBC Group member other companies. She is currently Head of Global Markets, Treasurer at HSBC Bank Malta plc.
Paul Graham Edgar (Date of birth - 10 June 1970).
Mr Edgar was appointed as Chief Executive Officer of HSBC Bank Armenia cjsc from 1 July 2016 and was registered to that position on 23 August 2016. He graduated from Edinburgh, Napier and Manchester universities located in the United Kingdom and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers. Mr Edgar has held various managerial positions in HSBC Group member companies.
Mkrtich Loretsyan, Head of Internal Audit (Date of birth - 1 November 1970).
Mr Loretsyan has been employed by HSBC Bank Armenia cjsc since 1998. He completed his studies at Bauman Moscow State Technical University in 1993 and went on to work for the Defence Ministry of Armenia between 1993 and 1998. Mr Loretsyan started employment with HSBC Bank Armenia cjsc as a Financial Control Department specialist and was later promoted to the position of Financial Control Supervisor (2003-2006). He was appointed Head of Internal Audit on 13 July 2006.
Aram Pinajyan, Deputy Chief Executive Officer/Chief Risk Officer (Date of birth - 22 April 1982).
Mr Pinajyan joined HSBC Bank Armenia CJSC in 2003. He graduated from Yerevan State University, Faculty of Economics in 2004. He received a PHD degree in economics from the Institute of Management and Economic Reforms in 2007. On 31 July 2017, he was appointed to the position of Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Chief Risk Officer of HSBC Bank Armenia CJSC.
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