US investment bank JP Morgan has hired Burson-Marsteller’s managing
director Peter McKillop as vice-president of corporate communications,
Asia-Pacific. At JP Morgan, McKillop will run financial and corporate
communications with a team of five, sharing the role with
co-vice-president Shuri Fukunaga. He reports to Joe Evangelisti,
managing director of corporate communications at the bank’s New York
base. McKillop’s first task will be to conduct a review of financial
agencies in Singapore and Hong Kong.