Declan Hegarty has been appointed managing director of global investment banking in the corporate, investment banking and markets division of HSBC Bank Middle East Ltd. Hegarty is responsible for HSBC's financing businesses in the MENA region. HSBC's regional financing businesses include project and export finance, debt and equity capital markets, syndicated debt and securitization. Hegarty will replace David Moleshead, who formerly led the team and recently retired from full-time responsibilities at the bank. Hegarty reports to Neil Foster, head of global markets, and Antoine Cahuzac, head of global banking for HSBC Bank Middle East.
Jack Campbell has joined Hypo Public Finance Bank on June 1, and will lead the firm's efforts in asset- based finance. The new hire, who will be based in New York, will be part of the capital markets group and will report directly to Tom Glynn, deputy CEO. Campbell joins from the New York branch of HSH Nordbank AG where he was head of transportation finance for the Americas. Previously, he worked in related roles for PB Capital Corp. and Credit Suisse First Boston. "We are very pleased to have Jack on board," said Stephan Bub, CEO of Hypo Public Finance. "I am sure that his extensive experience in asset based finance in transportation and logistics sectors will add an important value to our company."