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Meet the senior management team who lead Standard Chartered Private Bank. Get to know each member and their area of expertise.


Ian Gibson

Regional Head, Africa, Middle East & Europe
Private Banking

Ian Gibson joined Standard Chartered in October 2015 as Regional Head, Private Banking, Africa, Middle East and Europe and is based in London.

He brings with him over 20 years of banking experience from a variety of roles at Standard Bank where he was the Global Head of their Private Clients business from 2008 to 2013, with previous responsibility as the CEO of their operations in Jersey, Isle of Man and Mauritius.

Born in South Africa, Ian has gained deep regional management expertise in Private Banking by building a high net worth business and establishing a presence in countries such as Kenya and Nigeria during his time as Global Head.

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October 2nd 2014

The Shellshock (or Bash Bug) vulnerability has recently been discovered by IT security researchers. This vulnerability could allow an attacker to gain control over an affected machine, access confidential information and perform unauthorised activities. The Bank has carried out investigations and found no vulnerability in our systems. We will continue to monitor our systems and the external environment to take necessary action if a threat is detected