HOTLINE: Lowe's Nigel Gilbert becomes president of Asia-Pacific region

Nigel Gilbert, the London-based worldwide account director on Lowe's HSBC business, is to become the president of the network's Asia-Pacific region. He replaces Ian Creasey who is returning to the UK to take over as the regional president for Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Peter Zillig, formerly an account director on Lowe's global Braun business, will take over responsibility for HSBC.