Management team

Bank management

  • 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 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.
  • 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.
  • Andrew Beane, Board Member (Date of birth – 21 November 1979).
    Mr. Beane was appointed to the Board of HSBC Bank Armenia cjsc on 30 November 2020 and was registered to that position on 15 December 2020. He graduated from University of Birmingham and Chartered Institute of Bankers in UK. He has held various managerial positions in HSBC Group member companies. Mr Beane is currently Head of Commercial Banking, Europe at HSBC Bank PLC.
  • Terecina Kwong, Board Member (Date of birth – 04 October 1975).
    Terecina Kwong was appointed to the Board of HSBC Bank Armenia cjsc on 08 February 2021 and was registered to that position on 16 February 2021. She graduated from University of British Columbia in Canada, Chinese University of Hong Kong in Hong Kong and University of London in United Kingdom. She has held various managerial positions in HSBC Group member companies. Terecina Kwong is currently Chief Operating Officer, HSBC Europe in HSBC GLOBAL SERVICES (UK) LTD.
  • 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.
  • Irina Seylanyan, Chief Executive Officer (Date of birth - 03 February 1975).
    Irina Seylanyan was appointed to the position of Chief Executive Officer of HSBC Bank Armenia cjsc on 02 March 2020 and was registered to that position on 18 March 2020. 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 other HSBC Group member companies.

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