Peter Flavel was appointed Global Head of Private Banking in March 2006, with the responsibility to develop and launch The Standard Chartered Private Bank.

Peter joined Standard Chartered in February 2003 as Global Head of Sales, Marketing & Distribution based in Singapore. He subsequently took on the role of Head of Consumer Banking, Singapore where he was the driving force behind the success of the innovative online account e$aver.  In 2007, he led the successful launch of The Standard Chartered Private Bank in 10 locations across India, China, UK, UAE, Singapore, HongKong and Korea in just 5 weeks.

Prior to Standard Chartered Bank, Peter was with the National Australia Bank where he was the General Manager for Personal Financial Services, Australia. There he had profit accountability for over half of the Australian Financial Services business across all personal products covering 9,000 staff and 1,000 outlets.

In his seven years with National Australia Bank, Peter had both global office and Australian roles covering variously wealth management, retail, premium and private banking, SME, mergers and acquisitions and credit risk.

He has degrees in Law and Commerce/Economics and attended the Advanced Management Programme at Harvard University in 1999.