EUROPE – Ramy Bourgi has been appointed business executive for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) at JP Morgan Investor Services.
He succeeds Jeremy Jewitt, who is retiring in May 2001, after 27 years at the company.
Bourgi has been head of global asset services for the same geographical area at the company since 1997.
In his current role he has responsibility for sales, pension funds, banks, insurance, central banks and government agencies, and he is also regional business executive for the Middle East.
“I have been aware of Jeremy’s desire to retire for some months. Investor Services Europe has enjoyed tremendous growth and become the market leader under Jeremy’s leadership and he is to be congratulated for his significant efforts. I am delighted that Ramy will now be leading the well established EMEA management team,” says Tom Swayne, executive vice president and business executive of Investor Services.