MFS Investment Management has appointed Ted Maloney new Chief Investment Officer from 1 January 2019, succeeding Michael Roberge, who will focus on his role as CEO.
NN Investment Partners has appointed Bronka Rzepkowski as Head of Investment Strategy for its nine-strong multi-asset team of macroeconomists, strategists and data scientists, based in the Hague.
Amundi has hired Clarisse Djabbari as Head of Strategy and Development for its ETF, indexing and smart-beta arm from Lyxor.
Stone Harbor Investment Partners has promoted Jim Craige as co-CIO alongside Peter Wilby.
Lloyd’s has appointed Iain Ferguson as Regional Director, APAC.
UIB Asia has announced that Hisamichi Suzuki joined UIB Asia Reinsurance Brokers as Head of Japanese Broking division.
NTUC Income has appointed Ronald Ong Whatt Soon as Chairman of the Board, succeeding Stephen Lee Ching Yen.
MSIG Holdings Asia has appointed Richard Da Silva as Executive VP to lead the finance department.
Berkley Insurance Asia has expanded its casualty team in Hong Kong with the appointment of Joby Lau to head up the casualty portfolio for the (re)insurer’s Hong Kong team.
HSBC Insurance (Singapore) has appointed three senior executives Pranshu Maheshwari as Chief and Appointed Actuary; Leah Ng as Chief Distribution Officer; and Grishma Dalvi as Head of Business Development.
Swiss Re Corporate Solutions, has appointed Rodrigo Nieto as Head of Sales Latin America, effective 2 January 2019.
Private Banking / Wealth Management
Boston Private Financial Holdings Inc has named Paul Simons as Executive Vice President and Chief of Corporate Strategy and development.
RBC is adding three teams to its ranks – six brokers managing nearly $1.6 billion in assets from wirehouse competitors to join the regional BD are Susan Franklin and Russell Lewis, and Curt Allen and James Goralnik from Wells Fargo and Paul Koch and David Henrikson from UBS.
UBS has announced that Amy Lo and August Hatecke will succeed Edmund Koh as Co-Heads Wealth Management Asia Pacific following the retirement of Kathy Shih and the appointment of Edmund Koh as President Asia Pacific and a member of the Group Executive Board.