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.
ICBC Standard Bank has appointed Jinny Yan as Chief China Economist, located in London and reporting to Guido Haller, Head of FICE Markets.
Hong Hong / Singapore - Threadneedle Investments (Threadneedle) has announced that Gigi Chan, Asia Pacific Equities Fund Manager, has relocated from London to Singapore to support the company’s growing Asia Pacific business.
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.
GLG, the discretionary investment manager of Man Group has announced a number of senior hires to its macro and fixed income team.
Providence, RI – March 19, 2013 – Providence Equity Partners, a leading global private equity firm with $28 billion in commitments, today announced that Richard Byrne will join the firm on April 1, 2013 as President of Benefit Street Partners, an affiliate of Providence Equity Capital Markets, the firm’s credit investment arm.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch has announced that Fabrizio Gallo is joining the company from Brevan Howard Asset Management as co-head of Global Equities and EMEA Global Markets.
Commerzbank Corporates & Markets (C&M) has announced that it had strengthened its management team with the hire of Til Schlummer as Chief Operating Officer (COO) for the investment banking division.
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.
Cantor Fitzgerald has appointed Samir Hussein as Head of Internet and Media Investment Banking.
Hong Kong - Barclays Capital has announced the appointment of Jack Yee as Managing Director, Head of Equity Syndicate, Asia Pacific.
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.