Standard Chartered Global Personal Banking Head Khoo to Leave

July 17 (Bloomberg) -- Standard Chartered Plc said that Dennis Khoo, its global head of personal and preferred banking in Singapore, is leaving after 12 years at the U.K. bank.

Khoo will depart on July 19 to “pursue other interests,” Tan Hsueh Mei, a spokeswoman for Standard Chartered in Singapore, said in an e-mailed response to queries.

Before taking his current position, Khoo was head of Singapore consumer banking, Tan said. Khoo declined to comment when reached by mobile phone today.

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