Deutsche Bank has appointed former EDF finance boss Thomas Piquemal as its global head of mergers & acquisitions.
Credit Suisse have announced that Burkhard Varnholt will join the Bank as Deputy Global Chief Investment Officer in Investment Solutions & Products (IS&P) in International Wealth Management.
Credit Suisse have announced that Eric Varvel will join the International Wealth Management division as Global Head of Asset Management, effective June 1, 2016. He will report to Iqbal Khan, CEO International Wealth Management, and has more than 25 years of experience at Credit Suisse.
Mark Yallop has been appointed to chair the Fixed Income, Currency and Commodities or FICC Markets Standards Board (“FMSB”). An external member of the Prudential Regulation Authority (“PRA”) Board and former investment banker, he will take up the position in July.
Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc, has appointed Helen Driver as fund manager in its Global Equities team. She is based in London and reports to Chris Murphy, Global Head of Equities.
Temasek has announced an organisation structure change, aimed at aligning the firm with its core priorities in these challenging global times.
Evercore have announced that Dan Ward has agreed to join the Firm’s Investment Banking business as a Senior Managing Director. Ward will focus on Evercore’s global efforts in the energy sector and will be based in New York.
Mizuho Bank Americas has appointed Rich Gallivan as Managing Director and Head of Technology Media & Telecom (TMT) Investment Banking for its North American banking business.
Wells Fargo & Company have announced that Kristi Mitchem has been appointed president, chief executive officer, and head of Wells Fargo Asset Management, a division of Wells Fargo’s Wealth and Investment Management Group (WIM).
Nomura have appointed Takashi Miwa as Chief Economist, Japan, effective May 1, 2016.
Deutsche Bank has announced that it has appointed Susan Chan as a Managing Director and Head of the Equities Structuring Group, Asia.
Evercore have announced that John S. Weinberg has joined as Chairman of the Board and Executive Chairman. He joins a senior management team that now includes Roger Altman, who will become Founder and Senior Chairman, and Ralph Schlosstein, President and Chief Executive Officer. Both Altman and Schlosstein will remain on the Board of Directors.
Wells Fargo have announced the formation of a new Payments, Virtual Solutions and Innovation group and the appointment of new senior leaders to its Operating Committee.
Maxim Oreshkin has been appointed as Chief Economist covering Russia at VTB Capital.
The Rothschild Group has appointed Peter Wheeler as an Executive Vice Chairman of the Group and Co-Head of its South East Asia business, effective immediately.
Houlihan Lokey has announced that Matthew S. Monahan has joined the firm’s Financial Institutions Group (FIG) as a Director, focusing on mortgage companies, REITs, and depository institutions. He is based in New York.
Deutsche Bank has announced that Nadine Faruque, 53, will join as Global Head of Compliance on December 1.
Cantor Fitzgerald has appointed Samir Hussein as Head of Internet and Media Investment Banking.
Crédit Agricole Cheuvreux has announced the appointment of Luca Solca as Global Head of European Research .
Professor Richard Harris, Head of Economics, Finance and Accounting at Durham University Business School, has been appointed as specialist adviser to the Parliamentary Commission on Banking Standards.
Mizuho Americas announced the addition of Subhathra Pavan to its fixed income sales team. In her new role, Pavan will focus on expanding the firm’s fixed income distribution capabilities in a number of securitized product areas critical to Mizuho’s growing US client base. In addition, Pavan will lead all domestic bank and government-sponsored enterprise (GSE) sales coverage strategy for the US fixed income business.
Nomura has announced that Christopher Marai, Ph.D., has joined as a Managing Director and senior analyst, covering Biotechnology in the firm’s U.S. Equity Research department.
Truffle Capital, a leading European venture capital firm focused on young innovative companies announces the appointment of Olga Koulechova as Partner and Head of Business Development.