Martin Currie has appointed Mark Cho as Head of Intermediary Distribution in the Americas.
The board of Martin Currie Asia Unconstrained Trust has appointed Craig Cleland as a Non-Executive Director of the Company.
Columbia Threadneedle Investments has appointed three new investment professionals to its London-based team; Rosalie Pinkney as Senior Financial Credit Analyst, Christopher Hult as a Portfolio Manager and Angelina Chueh as a Client Portfolio Manager.
Lukas May, TransferWise’s Head of Banking has resigned to return to London to work on U.K.-Asia trade negotiations with the U.K. government.
IBD / Capital Markets
Jefferies has appointed Tony White, as a Managing Director to its growing UK investment banking team
Piper Jaffray Companies has appointed Brian Wornow as a Managing Director within financial services investment banking.
Barclays Plc has hired Riaz Ladhabhoy, an investment banker from Deutsche Bank to co-Head internet banking in the Americas.
Jefferies has recruited Bank of America Merrill Lynch MD Tony White to its team of corporate brokers in London.
RFIB Group has appointed Joseph Stanoch as a Managing Director of RFIB Americas.
Kemper Corporation has appointed Kimberly A. Holmes as Senior Vice President, Chief Actuary and Strategic Analytics Officer.
Reinsurance broker Ed has appointed Laura Skaanild as Client Director, Professional and Executive Risk. She joins from Willis Towers Watson, where she served as Head of the GB FI Major Accounts team.
Zurich Insurance Group has proposed to elect two new executives; Michael Halbherr and Barry Stowe to the group’s board of directors at its upcoming AGM.
Private Banking / Wealth Management
Schroders’ Japanese equity veteran Andrew Rose is to retire from the company in July.
VP Bank is poaching a team of bankers from Julius Baer, Bank; hiring Peter Vangehr as Head of Intermediaries in Switzerland.