(Dec 9); It may surprise many to know that Bill Winters, head honcho at Standard Chartered, had never set out to be a banker.

“I thought I was going to be a diplomat,” the 58-year-old career banker tells The Edge Malaysia with a grin.

The American CEO of the London-based banking group reveals how he had studied international relations and history at university, and then applied to do his master’s in international diplomacy.

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