Standard Chartered Bank has appointed Ahmad Abu - Eideh as new CEO of Standard Chartered Bank in Jordan.

Standard Chartered said that Ahmad will join the bank with a deep knowledge of the Middle East, strong client relationships, as well as credit and broader banking experience that will ensure the bank continues to strengthen its franchise in Jordan.

Standard Chartered Middle East and North Africa CEO Christos Papodopoulos said as the oldest bank in Jordan and with a rich 85-year history of strength and innovation in the Kingdom., the bank is deeply committed to growing franchise and have great expectations for the future of Standard Chartered in the country.