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.
Michael Saunders, an economist at the investment bank Citigroup, has been appointed to the Bank of England’s interest rate setting committee.
BNY Mellon has appointed Richard Gill as head of its Markets business in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Gill will lead the regional business strategy and have overall responsibility for managing Markets within EMEA. He will report to Michelle Neal, president of BNY Mellon Markets.
Mizuho International, the London-based securities and investment banking arm of the Mizuho Financial Group has appointed Christel Aranda-Hassel as Chief European Economist.
Barclays has announced the appointment of Tim Luke as a Vice Chairman and Managing Director in its Technology, Media, and Telecommunications (TMT) Investment Banking team in New York.
Mizuho Securities USA has announced the appointment of Derek Dillon as Managing Director and Head of Equity Capital Markets.
Bertrand Meunier has joined CVC Capital Partners ('CVC') as a Managing Partner and member of the PE Board with immediate effect.
CIBC has announced a number of senior level appointments to further build on the bank's performance and to support the client-focused implementation of its business strategy.
Citi has announced the appointment of Vikram Sud as Head of Operations and Technology (O&T) for Asia Pacific.
Northern Trust Corporation has announced that William L. Morrison has been appointed President and Chief Operating Officer.
Oppenheimer Europe has opened a new office in Geneva as part of the firm’s continued international expansion. The Geneva office will be led by Emmanuel Geiser, who, along with a team of seasoned professionals, has a long and established track record serving institutional clients in Switzerland, France and Benelux markets.
Standard Life Investments, the global investment manager, has added to its team of five emerging market debt specialists with the appointment of Imran Ahmad as Investment Director – Emerging Market Debt (EMD).
Mizuho has named Mauricio Voorduin as Managing Director and Head of Structuring for its Latin America corporate and investment banking business.
The Securities and Exchange Commission has announced that Jane Norberg has been promoted to chief of the SEC’s Office of the Whistleblower.