Makram Abboud has been appointed as CEO Middle East & Africa, and Co-Head of the International Multi-Product Origination and Distribution group for VTB Capital plc.
HSBC Holdings plc has announced the appointment of Stuart Levey as Chief Legal Officer.
Perella Weinberg Partners announced that Kevin Stahl has joined the Firm as a Managing Director in its Advisory Group.
Henrik Normann, Member of the Executive Committee of Danske Bank and Head of Danske Markets, will leave Danske Bank at the end of February 2012 to take up a new job as President and CEO of Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) on 1 April 2012.
Threadneedle Investments (Threadneedle) has appointed Iain Richards as Head of Governance and Responsible Investment. Richards will lead a team of three and will be responsible for the environmental, social and governance (ESG) research, policy and engagement on behalf of Threadneedle’s investment team. Threadneedle manages in excess of £61.9bn assets with over £33bn invested in equities.
Wells Fargo has announced that the independent directors of its board appointed Stephen W. Sanger, 65, as lead director effective January 1, 2012.
Independent financial research company Defaqto has appointed David Cartwright as its Head of Insight, in a move which sees him leave AXA-Bluefin where he was Head of Research and Development for eight years.
Washington – The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) has announced that Gregory J. Fleming, President of Morgan Stanley Smith Barney and President of Morgan Stanley Investment Management, was elected as a Large Firm Governor on FINRA's Board of Governors.
Lazard Ltd has announced that Noah Bulkin has joined the firm as a Managing Director, Financial Advisory, where he will advise large-cap UK companies across a range of sectors on mergers, acquisitions and corporate strategy.
TriOptima has announced that Ken Nishimura has been appointed the head of TriOptima Japan.