UBS Wealth Management has announced the appointment of Ravi Raju as co-head global ultra high net worth (Global UHNW) in Asia Pacific.
In his new role, Raju joins Amy Lo, head wealth management greater China, Co-head global UHNW Asia Pacific and country head, Hong Kong, in leading UBS's Global UHNW business across the region.
He is based in Hong Kong and reports to Josef Stadler, head global UHNW and Edmund Koh, head wealth management Asia Pacific.
In a further appointment, Anurag Mahesh joins UBS as head global family office group (GFO) in Asia Pacific. In this role he will report to Raju, Lo and the global head of GFO, Sara Ferrari.
Stadler said: 'We see tremendous potential for the UHNW segment in Asia Pacific, and I am delighted to welcome Ravi and Anurag to our team.'
Koh said: 'Ravi is one of the top private bankers in the market. His experience and market insight complement the strengths of our management and will add further momentum to the growth of our business.'
Raju joins from Deutsche Bank where he was the Asia Pacific regional head of wealth management since 2007 and a member of the global executive committee of DB WM and DB's Asia Pacific regional executive committee.
From 2012 to 2015, Raju was the Apac head for DB's asset & wealth management business that served both institutional and private clients in the region.
Mathur was global head of key client partners for Deutsche Bank Wealth Management and a member of the DB WM global executive committee.
Prior to this, Mathur was DB WM’s coverage head for Apac and responsible for the KCP group in Apac.
In both these roles, Mathur was closely involved in covering some of the largest WM clients in Apac while coordinating with the investment banking group to deliver broad solutions to clients.