Daily People Moves – May 10


Janus Henderson has named Suzanne Cain its new Head of Distribution. Previously, Cain handled sales for BlackRock’s ETF division.

Alex Mason joined FTV Capital as a Partner focusing on enterprise technology and technology-enabled services investments. Prior to joining FTV, Mason served as a managing director at Carrick Capital Partners where he had a positive track record investing in high growth enterprise technology, financial services and health care companies.

Bernhard Utiger has been appointed as Region Head for German-speaking Switzerland at Decalia. Utiger replaced Claudia Eftimie who left to pursue a new career opportunity. He joined from Vontobel where he worked as a manager and senior distribution professional.

Private Banking / Wealth Management

Ex-J. Safra Sarasin Eric Leung joined Deutsche Bank as Asia Fixed Income Head in the firm’s wealth management division. Leung, who spent the last 10 years at J. Safra Sarasin, most recently held the post of executive director and head of fixed income Asia.


Deutsche Bank Heidi Fischer is stepping down as the bank’s Head of Electronic Equities Trading in the Americas and Co-head of Americas cash execution.


Manulife Hong Kong has promoted George Lung and Johnny Chan to Senior Executive Regional Directors. Lung has been serving executive regional director since 2016 while Chan was promoted to executive regional director in 2017. Both executives have earned multiple awards, including regional director of the year, excelling in both production and recruitment.

Munich Re has offered Linus Phoon the role of Chief Executive for Singapore. Phoon joins from Canopius where he served as chief executive for reinsurance Asia.

Back / Middle Office

Tikehau Capital has named Laure Perréard as Chief Financial Officer. Prior to joining Tikehau, Perréard was group controlling director at Edenred.

William “Bill” Royer has joined HarbourVest Partners as a Managing Director and will be appointed to Chief Compliance Officer in June. In this role, he will lead the firm’s global regulatory compliance program and serve as an adviser to the Portfolio Construction Committee and the Conflicts Committee. Royer previously assumed the role of CCO at Vanguard Global Advisors.

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