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.
Mizuho International plc has announced the appointment of a substantial number of hires within its Fixed Income and Equities business, including the creation of a new High Yield team.
Societe Generale Cross Asset Research announces the appointment of a four-strong team to cover consumer goods to further strengthen its global equity research capabilities.
Bank of America have announced that John Thiel, current head of Merrill Lynch Wealth Management, has decided to step down from his position and will take on a new role as vice chairman of Global Wealth and Investment Management (GWIM), effective January 1, 2017.
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.
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.