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HSBC appoints Martin Tricaud as Middle East, North Africa and Turkey CEO

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DUBAI, April 10 (Reuters) - HSBC has appointed Martin Tricaud as new regional chief executive officer for the Middle East, North Africa and Turkey, the bank said in a statement on Wednesday.

He succeeds Georges Elhedery who has been appointed to lead HSBC's global markets division.

Tricaud was CEO of HSBC Australia from March 2017.

(Reporting by Davide Barbuscia; Editing by Kirsten Donovan)