Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited announced that it has appointed Rufus Pinto as country head, India. In his new role based in Mumbai, Pinto will report to Vishnu Shahaney, head of South East Asia, India and Middle East and country head, Singapore. He will take up the new role early next year. Pinto, who has been with ANZ since 2011, currently serves as country head, Philippines. He has served as country head in five markets across ANZ's international network, including Laos, Kiribati, Vanuatu and New Caledonia.