RBS hires in NY and Boston

He reports to Garry Popofsky, head of FX sales for North America, and joins from HSBC, where he had a similar role.

Meanwhile, in Boston, Craig Hartnett joined RBS’s FX sales team on June 23. He reports to head of desk Doug Schaefer, a vice-president in FX sales and interest rate derivatives, and brings the team there to three.

Hartnett leaves State Street, where he was also in forex sales.

RBS launched its FX desk in Boston last August (FX Week, August 12, 2002) in a bid to expand its