Daily People Moves – 31 August

Asset Management

Amundi has appointed David Harte as CEO of its Irish business.

Agilis has appointed Chris Welsh to Head of Strategic Business Development and Distribution (Europe). He joins from the Mako Group, a derivatives trading firm, where he was CEO.

Dominik Rutishauser, a key executive at GAM’s business in Switzerland is moving to become CEO of LLB’s Swiss Investment arm, effective January 1, replacing Marcel Weiss, who is moving to AMG Funds.


AXIS Insurance, has appointed James Hamilton to the newly-created role of Global Head of Accident & Health Insurance.

TransRe, the reinsurance arm of Transatlantic Holdings and a wholly owned subsidiary of Alleghany Corporation, has acquired the exclusive renewal rights to all of Maiden Re’s US treaty reinsurance underwriting business, and has also hired the whole US treaty team, including previously President Tom Highet, from Maiden Re to further expand its services and commitment to the regional, accident & health and personal auto carriers.

Aon Denmark has hired Jesper Ejsing as Senior Risk Management Consultant within their enterprise risk management business.

Private Equity / Direct Investment

AMP Capital has appointed Daniel Pilbrow as Associate Director of its Community Infrastructure team.

Partners Group has announced that David Layton will succeed Christoph Rubeli as co-Chief Executive Officer from the beginning of next year.

Sellside – Sales; Trading; Structuring; Research

David Abitbol will succeed Bruno Prigent as the new Head of Societe Generale Securities Services from the beginning of 2019.