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Credit Suisse names Schollum head of Japan prime services

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As part of Credit Suisse Group’s efforts to enhance its hedge fund services in Japan, it is relocating Myo Schollum, head of its Singapore prime services coverage, to Tokyo.

Schollum will head the bank’s prime services coverage in Japan, succeeding Yoji Koga, who retired in April. Schollum has been based in Asia since 2005, after serving four years at Credit Suisse’s prime brokerage client services group in London. He previously worked for Deutsche Bank Global Custody in Sydney, Edinburgh and London.  

Schollum will report to Kyoya Okazawa, head of equities for Japan, and Hong Kong-based Kevin Meehan, head