Avaloq Sourcing Asia Pacific, a wholly owned subsidiary of Avaloq group, announces the recruitment of Andre Di Prospero as Head of Risk & Compliance and Matthew Thoms as Head of Technology at their Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) centre in Singapore.
Andre Di Prospero joins Avaloq Sourcing Asia Pacific after extensive experience in IT Audit and Information Security Management across multiple financial institutions. Most recently he was the Senior Global Technology & Operations Auditor for Deutsche Bank Singapore, with regional responsibility and coordination of Private Wealth & Asset Management (AWM) and Private Business Clients (PBC) in Asia. Andre has also worked with Médecins Sans Frontières for missions in Africa, Southeast Asia and Central America. In his new role, he will manage the Risk and Compliance functions for Avaloq Sourcing.
Matthew Thoms joins Avaloq Sourcing from Barclays where he was the Director Asia Technology, Head of Avaloq Practice and Global Client Reporting for Barclays Wealth for Singapore and Hong Kong. Matthew has been with Barclays for 15 years, having spent the last eight years in wealth management using Avaloq as the core platform. During this time, he was responsible for building a team of two hundred people in Singapore and India for the delivery of global projects. In his new role, Matthew will be responsible for driving efficiencies and scalability using Avaloq technologies.
"I am delighted to welcome Andre and Matthew to Avaloq Sourcing APAC, as our newest senior hires. They bring with them over 22 years of leadership experience in the wealth management space and will be of great benefit to our clients and instrumental in helping to drive the business,” says Anantha Ayer, CEO of Avaloq Sourcing Asia Pacific.
On his appointment Andre says: "I'm excited to join Avaloq Sourcing Asia Pacific, which is leading the way forward as a game changer in Wealth Management business in Asia and I am happy to be part of this pioneering and growing venture."
Commenting on his appointment, Matthew says, "I am delighted to join Avaloq Sourcing Asia Pacific at a time when the wealth management market is going through radical changes. Outsourcing is the future for financial services companies wishing to serve wealthy clients, and I believe Avaloq has the proven ability to deliver results."