Citi on Tuesday announced it has hired Jayne Opperman as its new head of technology for the Asia-Pacific and Europe, Middle East and Africa regions of its Global Consumer Bank.

Jayne Opperman, new head of technology for the Asia-Pacific and Europe, Middle East and Africa regions of Citi's Global Consumer Bank.
Jayne Opperman now heads technology for the Asia-Pacific and Europe, Middle East and Africa regions of Citi's Global Consumer Bank.

Previously, Opperman was the general manager of business integration at Westpac.

Before that she was Australia chief information officer at ANZ Bank and chief information officer of retail banking at Lloyds Banking Group. She led the retail technology integration during Lloyds’ acquisition of the British bank Halifax.

Citi has been active recently in hiring technology executives; earlier this month it announced two other hires in key tech areas.

Opperman will be based in Singapore and report to Gavin Michael, head of technology at Citi’s Global Consumer Bank.