Standard Chartered Appoints Theodore Sheen as Head of Clean Tech for America

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Standard Chartered Bank (the “Bank”) today announced the appointment of Theodore Sheen as head of Clean Tech, Americas. New York-based Theodore will drive coverage of US-based clients at the heart of energy transition sectors, such as renewables, batteries and green hydrogen. Theodore’s appointment further strengthens the Bank’s unique global Clean Tech franchise by enhancing the Bank’s ability to accommodate investment flows between the Americas and key geographies of Asia, Africa and the Middle East. Theodore reports to Sujay Shah, Global Head of Clean Tech, with a regional reporting line to Steven Cranwell, CEO and Regional Head of Client Coverage, Americas.

“I am delighted to have Theodore join us and look forward to working with him to drive our sustainability strategy and support our clients’ net-zero goals,” said Steven Cranwell, CEO and Regional Head of Client Coverage, Americas. “With a strong presence in Asia, Africa and the Middle East, we are uniquely positioned to deliver sustainable financing solutions by unlocking capital to empower markets that need it most.”

Theodore Sheen, head of Clean Tech, Americas, said: “It is exciting to join an organization with such a strong commitment to sustainability. I look forward to working with colleagues across the bank’s network and the deliver the solutions our customers need to support the next phase of our franchise’s development.”

Before joining Standard Chartered, Theodore spent 15 years at BNP Paribas as a senior banker within the energy and renewables coverage team. Theodore holds an MBA from Columbia Business School.

About Standard Chartered

We are a leading international banking group, with a presence in 59 of the world’s most dynamic markets and serving clients in a further 83. Our goal is to drive trade and prosperity through our unique diversity, and our heritage and values ​​are reflected in our brand promised, here for good.

Our history in the US dates back to 1902 and we currently have a presence in eight locations in America. Targeting financial institutions and select companies, our Americas franchise plays a key role in facilitating trade and investment flows between the Americas and Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

Standard Chartered PLC is listed on the London and Hong Kong stock exchanges.

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