Prakash Chakravarti is a senior writer with Thomson Reuters/IFR/LPC, where he has worked for nearly 12 years in several senior positions. He has written extensively on Asian loan markets, including contributing to books and management reports, and been instrumental in the events and conferences organised by IFR relating to capital markets in the region. He has also covered other asset classes such as bonds and equity, and written about trends in commercial and investment banking and capital markets in Asia.
ANZ is hiring Richard Dawson as head of loans and specialised finance, international, according to a press release.
Nirvikar Jain has quit as chief executive officer of First Abu Dhabi Bank’s operations in India.
Irish aircraft leasing company Fly Leasing is raising a US$1.3bn loan to fund the purchase of aircraft from Malaysia’s flagship budget airline AirAsia.