(This FEB 7 story corrects to clarify that BofA appoints new head of equities within global markets South Africa unit not new head of global markets for South Africa.)
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Bank of America Corp has appointed a new head of equities within its global markets South Africa unit, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters.
Alec Schoeman, currently EMEA sales trader at Investec, according to his LinkedIn profile, will join Bank of America in Johannesburg in early March, the source said.
In his new role, Schoeman will report to Nicholas Egerton, head of EMEA equities trading, and Richard Gush, country executive for South Africa, the source added.
Reporting by Mfuneko Toyana and Emma Rumney; Editing by David Goodman