07 Feb 2007, Alexander Campbell, Risk magazine
The bank has also combined its fixed-income and structured lending teams into a single structured finance origination team. The former head of fixed-income origination, Mike Nawas, will run the merged team and report directly to Page. Martyn Powell remains head of structured lending and will report to Nawas.
ABN Amro said the moves will not affect headcount or the way the bank does business, but were intended solely to improve productivity by removing a layer of management.