FILE PHOTO: CEO John Flint of HSBC attends the World Financial Discussion board (WEF) annual assembly in Davos, Switzerland, January 24, 2019. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
(Reuters) – HSBC (HSBA.L) on Monday stated its Chief Govt Officer John Flint, 51, will step down, saying the financial institution wanted a change on the high to handle “a difficult international atmosphere.”
Noel Quinn, 57, the top of its World Business Banking unit will maintain the position of interim CEO, the lender stated in a press release.
Reporting by Aditya Soni in Bengaluru; Enhancing by Nick Zieminski