Daily People Moves – 16 January

Asset Management

Jupiter Asset Management has appointed Mark Richards as a Strategist in its growing Multi-Asset team. He joins from JPMorgan where he spent three years as a Multi-Asset Strategist.

Deutsche Investment has appointed Michael Krzyzanek as Managing Director and is responsible for Fund and Asset Management, succeeding Simon Graf.

Gamma Capital Markets has appointed Barbara Giani as Manager of its recently-launched Italian branch.

Robeco has appointed two senior members to its Global Fixed Income Macro team; Jamie Stuttard as co-Head of the Global Fixed Income Macro team and Fixed Income Strategist and Regina Borromeo as Portfolio Manager.

Hedge Funds

D.E. Shaw Group has appointed company veteran Ruvim Breydo as the co-Chief Investment Officer of its institutional asset management arm D.E. Shaw Investment Management.

IBD / Capital Markets

Santander Bank has hired Emily Vaughan Alexanderson, a health care professional to lead a business unit focused on education, nonprofits, professional services, technology and life sciences firms. Before joining Santander, Alexanderson held a number of roles at athenahealth, including Chief of Staff to its Chief Marketing Officer and Senior Manager of the strategic planning and operations team.

Barclays has appointed its Head of Banking for Greater China,  Vanessa Koo, to the position of Head of Banking for Asia Pacific.


Barbican Insurance Group, has announced three promotions at its Barbican Syndicate 1955; David Slade, previously Head of Property, as Deputy Active Underwriter for Syndicate 1955; Ondine Bourrut Lacouture, previously leading casualty treaty, HPL and GL, has been promoted to a new role as Head of Insurance and Simon Saunders, previously leading marine, aviation and transport, takes up the newly created role of Head of Reinsurance at the Syndicate.

HDI Global has hired senior long-serving Allianz executive, Claire McDonald, to fill the position of UK and Ireland Managing Director.  She was most recently Global Head of Operations at Allianz Global & Corporate Specialty.

Private Banking / Wealth Management

BNY Mellon Wealth Management has named Ray LaDieu as a Senior Wealth Director in Dallas, Texas. He was previously a Senior Private Banker at BBVA Compass.