Standard Life Wealth, the discretionary fund manager, has announced the appointment of Gair Brisbane as Senior Client Portfolio Manager based in Edinburgh. Reporting to Mike Connor, Head of the Edinburgh Office, Brisbane will have responsibility for managing the investment portfolios for charity clients.
Mizuho Bank Americas has announced the appointment of Andrew Dewing as Managing Executive Officer and Head of North American Banking. In his new role, Dewing will lead an integrated team of coverage, advisory and product bankers to deliver Mizuho’s expanding product suite to North American clients.
Deutsche Bank has announced that its Management Board has decided to create an expanded Global Governance function which will bring together a number of existing functions and teams.
Former Standard Life chief executive David Nish is to join the board of HSBC.
Axa chairman and chief executive Henri de Castries will retire on 1 September, after 27 years at the group and nearly 17 years at the helm.
M&G Investments, a leading international asset manager, has announced the appointment of Tristan Hanson as Fund Manager to its Multi-Asset team.
Telecoms takeover vehicle Zegona, set up last year by two former Virgin Media executives and backed by investor Neil Woodford, has poached Goldman Sachs banker Menno Kremer to grow its business across Europe.
Oppenheimer Europe, a subsidiary of Oppenheimer Holdings, have appointed Daniel Krsicka as Executive Director, Consumer Investment Banking, as it continues to build its Consumer team in Europe.
Barclays has appointed founding partner of CMC Capital Carlo Calabria as chairman for mergers and acquisitions in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA).
FBR & Co, the investment bank, has announced that Michael McHugh has joined the Company’s Investment Banking Team as Managing Director covering media and telecommunications.
Crédit Agricole CIB has announced the final organisation of its management team.
Barclays Wealth has announced the appointment of Thomas Roiz as Managing Director and Market Head for Latin America within International Private Bank, Europe, Middle East and Africa (IPB EMEA).
Schroders has announced that Mark Lacey will join as a co-fund manager on Schroder ISF Global Energy and Schroder ISF Small Cap Energy.
PIMCO has hired Marc Seidner as a Managing Director and Portfolio Manager.
Moscow, London – Renaissance Capital, the leading emerging markets investment bank, has hired two senior bankers to cover Russia, the CIS and Central and Eastern Europe – deepening the Firm’s commitment to its core markets and expanding its ability to intermediate capital between global emerging economies.
Mizuho International, the London-based securities and investment banking arm of the Mizuho Financial Group has appointed AJ Davidson to the position of Managing Director, Head of EMEA Financial Institutions and Risk Solutions.
Singapore - Barclays Capital has announced the appointment of Olivier Desbarres as Director and Head of FX Strategy, Asia-Pacific ex Japan.
Deutsche Bank announced that effective 1 September 2013 John Andrews will join the Bank as Head of Investor Relations.
Barclays Wealth, the global wealth management division of Barclays PLC, announces 12 Director-level senior appointments for the private banking business in Singapore and Hong Kong, in a further demonstration of its continual growth in its key target markets across Asia.
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.