Top exec quits China Bank just over a year after jumping from Metrobank

A top executive of China Banking Corp. (CHIB) has resigned after only 13 months into her job.

Grace C. Buenavista is quitting as first vice president and head of commercial banking of CHIB on June 27 for personal reasons.

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Buenavista, however, will stay on as consultant under institutional banking for one year until July 14, 2023.

She joined CHIB in May 2021 after leading Metropolitan Bank and Trust Co.’s commercial bank group since 2007.