Jersey, 7 July 2014 – RBC Wealth Management, part of Royal Bank of Canada (TSX/NYSE: RY), today announced the appointment of Ann Marie Vibert as Head of Private Client Wealth Management, Offshore.
Based in Jersey, Ms Vibert will be accountable for driving and ensuring the continuing success of the Private Client Wealth Management (Offshore) and British Isles Banking teams. She will provide strategic direction for and management of the distribution and banking activities offered by the teams, located in Jersey, Guernsey, London and Dubai. She succeeds Tim Houghton, who has recently taken the position of Head of Business Development, British Isles and Caribbean, RBC Wealth Management.
Ms Vibert joins RBC from Standard Chartered Private Bank in Jersey where, since 2011, she has been Executive Director and Deputy to the Head of Private Banking. Prior to that, she was Head of Client Infrastructure, and Head of Client Service at the bank. She reports to Chris Blampied, Head of Banking, British Isles and Caribbean, RBC Wealth Management.
Chris Blampied said: “Ann Marie has outstanding experience of advising international high net worth individuals, particularly from the high-growth emerging markets. She is the ideal candidate to lead our Private Client Wealth Management team as we continue to build out our offering to these clients.”