Treasury Management Internation Logo

HSBC Hires Bank of America Veteran to Lead Corporate Client Coverage

Published 

– Joel Van Dusen joins HSBC Commercial Banking after 25 years at Bank of America Merrill Lynch

– Appointment signals strategic investment in large client coverage

November 6, 2013 – HSBC announces today that Joel Van Dusen has become its first Global Head of Large Corporates, tasked with shaping HSBC Commercial Banking’s strategic approach to its biggest domestic and multinational clients. In his newly-created role, Van Dusen is responsible for meeting large corporates’ complex needs, from credit to capital markets funding, advisory services, payments, cash management and trade finance.

Van Dusen reports to Simon Cooper, who started his new role as Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Global Commercial Banking on October 1.

“Commercial banking is where HSBC began, and it remains at the heart of our identity as the world’s leading trade and business bank,” Cooper said. “Joel adds a wealth of experience to HSBC Commercial Banking’s leadership team, which will be invaluable as we invest in our relationship-driven service model for large corporate customers.”

Van Dusen comes to HSBC from Bank of America Merrill Lynch, where he held a number of offices over the past 25 years. Most recently he served as Global Head of Corporate Banking, leading a team of bankers in over 30 countries. He remains based in London.

“I am delighted to join a truly global bank to serve truly global customers,” said Van Dusen. “I’m joining a very exciting business that is helping corporate clients to access global growth and opportunity.”

Most recent episodes

HSBC’s Sibos Spotlight: Investing in the Future – from Diversity to Green Deposits

In the final instalment of HSBC’s Sibos Spotlight, Eleanor Hill (TMI) invites Nadine Lagarmitte and Suraj Kalati (HSBC) to consider how corporates’ attitudes to...

25:12

HSBC’s Sibos Spotlight: The ESG Landscape – what every treasurer needs to know

In the third edition of HSBC’s Sibos Spotlight Podcast series, TMI’s Eleanor Hill invites Farnam Bidgoli (HSBC) to provide an in-depth overview of the current ESG...

16:24

The Path to Transformational Global Cash Visibility

Davina Bradley (CEVA Logistics) and Conor Deegan (CashAnalytics) join TMI’s Eleanor Hill to explore how treasurers can transform their cash visibility and forecasting within their business in a matter of weeks using a...

33:16

HSBC’s Sibos Spotlight: Embedding ESG in Trade and Supply Chains

In the second podcast from HSBC’s Sibos Spotlight series, TMI’s Eleanor Hill speaks to Surath Sengupta (HSBC) about embedding ESG into trade and supply chains....

20:58

Lost in Transaction: Overcoming Payments Pitfalls

From simple errors to duplicates, fraud and sanctions violations, there are a number of areas where payments can go wrong – especially in the real-time environment. In this podcast, TMI speaks to Andrew Ferrao...

34:25

HSBC's Sibos Spotlight: Central Bank Digital Currencies

The first edition of HSBC’s Sibos Spotlight series sees TMI’s Eleanor Hill joined by Mark Williamson and James Pomeroy (HSBC) to discuss the hot topic of Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs). Our guests discuss...

25:48

Payments Vision 2025: The Inside Track

Wim Grosemans, Steven Lenaerts (BNP Paribas) and Wim Raymaekers (SWIFT) join TMI’s Eleanor Hill to outline their vision for the payments landscape in 2025. Our guests consider how recent developments such as instant...

28:21

Stepping Out from the Shadows

“Treasurers needs to step out of the shadows and into the sunshine in terms of their strategic contribution.” claims Zitah McMillan, Co-Founder and CEO, Predictive Black. In this podcast, hosted by TMI’s Eleanor Hill, our guest declares that the...

16:54

Why the ‘One Size Fits All’ Approach is Outdated - A Cash Segmentation Treasury Masterclass

With the ongoing low interest-rate environment and increasing regulatory change, it’s more important than ever for treasurers...

23:55

Instant Payments: Instant Rewards

TMI’s Eleanor Hill sits down in the virtual TreasuryCast studio with J.P. Morgan’s Global Head of Real-Time Payments, Cyrus Bhathawalla, to discuss how treasurers can capitalise on the evolving nature of real-time payments. Our guest contemplates the elements...

23:55