PEOPLE MOVES: Jersey, Lombard Int’l, Stanhope Capital

PEOPLE MOVES: Jersey, Lombard Int’l, Stanhope...Lock icon

The States of Jersey has named a chief officer of its financial services team, while Lombard International Assurance has created a general counsel role for its European operations. Stanhope Capital has secured a former Mexican finance minister for its board.

Published : 28, Mar 2017
Westpac senior exec departs immediately in misconduct probe

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Following allegations of inappropriate contact, the chief investment officer of Australian wealth manager BT Financial Group has left the business with immediate effect. Other People Moves this week include Quilter Cheviot, Investec, European Wealth and Edison.

Published : 24, Mar 2017
Praemium agrees to showdown with ex-CEO Ohanessian

Praemium agrees to showdown with ex-CEO Ohanessian...Lock icon

Australia-based platform provider Praemium will hold a shareholder meeting at the request of recently sacked chief executive Michael Ohanessian after he launched a bid to oust chairman Greg Camm and three directors.

Published : 22, Mar 2017
PEOPLE MOVES: Standard Life/Aberdeen, Killik, OMGI

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Standard Life and Aberdeen have clearly defined the roles co-chief executives Keith Skeoch and Martin Gilbert will fill once the companies merge. Killik & Co’s Sarah Lord surprised many this week by announcing plans to move on from the company, while OMGI has parted ways with its fixed income head.

Published : 21, Mar 2017
Sarah Lord to leave Killik & Co

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Sarah Lord, one of the most highly qualified female financial planners in the UK, is to leave Killik Wealth Planning at the end of March to pursue other opportunities within the industry, the company confirmed to International Adviser.

Published : 20, Mar 2017
PEOPLE MOVES: Nucleus, J Safra Sarasin, JO Hambro

PEOPLE MOVES: Nucleus, J Safra Sarasin, JO Hambro...Lock icon

Nucleus has appointed a successor to chairman Paul Bradshaw who died in January. J Safra Sarasin is targeting ultra-high net worths in Asia with a new division and managing director, while JO Hambro Capital Management prepares to bid farewell to an investment management veteran.

Published : 17, Mar 2017
PEOPLE MOVES: Cigna, Lombard Int’l, Woodford

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Global health insurer Cigna has boosted its distribution platform in Asia Pacific with two senior hires. Lombard International Assurance has appointed a head of France, while Woodford has raided his alma mater Invesco Perpetual to find a head of third party relationships.

Published : 14, Mar 2017
Former Pru and AIA man Tucker lands top HSBC job

Former Pru and AIA man Tucker lands top HSBC job...

Former Prudential group chief executive Mark Tucker is to succeed Douglas Flint as the next chairman of HSBC after a long-running search to fill the role.

Published : 13, Mar 2017
PEOPLE MOVES: T Rowe Price, Invesco Powershares, Man Group

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Asset managers have been on a bit of a hiring spree with T Rowe Price and Invesco’s Powershares expanding their business development teams while Amundi and Man Group announce some internal promotions.

Published : 10, Mar 2017
PEOPLE MOVES: Standard Life/Aberdeen, RWC Partners, Zedra

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New senior management team unveiled for the soon to be merged Standard Life and Aberdeen Asset Management. Amundi has appointed a head of consultant relations, with Zedra hiring an executive director to target growth opportunities.

Published : 7, Mar 2017
Praemium names interim CEO after sacking Ohanessian

Praemium names interim CEO after sacking Ohanessian...

Platform provider Praemium has named Robert De Luca as interim chief executive following its decision to part ways with Michael Ohanessian last month.

Published : 6, Mar 2017
PEOPLE MOVES: Intrinsic, Sesame Bankhall Group, GAM

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Old Mutual Wealth’s Intrinsic has lured its new group managing director from Sesame Bankhall Group, which has prompted a management reshuffle at the financial services distributer. GAM has raided Henderson to fill its newly created head of equities role.

Published : 3, Mar 2017
PEOPLE MOVES: Globaleye MD departs with immediate effect

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Globaleye’s managing director has departed with immediate effect, as St James’s Place is to lose its chief executive of 11 years at the end of 2017. Indosuez Wealth Management has bolstered its Midde East team with two appointments.

Published : 28, Feb 2017
Harvest Global grows international distribution

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Harvest Global Investments (HGI), the international arm China’s Harvest Fund Management, has unveiled a new global distribution network to drive its expansion plans and attract new investors around the world.

Published : 27, Feb 2017
PEOPLE MOVES: Canaccord, Cigna, NN IP

PEOPLE MOVES: Canaccord, Cigna, NN IPLock icon

Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management turned its attention to south-east Asia with its latest appointment. Cigna Global Health Benefits Europe strengthened its senior management team, while NN Investment Partners added three to its new responsible investment team.

Published : 24, Feb 2017
Praemium sacks chief executive Michael Ohanessian

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Australia-headquartered platform provider Praemium has terminated the employment of chief executive and managing director Michael Ohanessian.

Published : 22, Feb 2017
PEOPLE MOVES: Axa, HSBC, JP Morgan

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Axa Life Insurance has lost its head of international brokers in Singapore, while the private banking arms of HSBC and JP Morgan have named regional heads of various European countries.

Published : 21, Feb 2017
PEOPLE MOVES: RBC WM, Moola, Ascot Lloyd

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Canada’s RBC has appointed a head of wealth management for its businesses in the UK, the Channel Islands and Asia. Gemma Godfrey’s Moola has poached its chief investment officer from BlackRock, while Ascot Lloyd has created a new head of advice role.

Published : 17, Feb 2017
PEOPLE MOVES: Guernsey Finance, Brooks Macdonald, C Hoare & Co

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Guernsey Finance has appointed its first Hong Kong representative, while Brooks Macdonald has poached an investment manager from HSBC GAM. The acquisition of C Hoare & Co’s wealth management division will see two high profile people step down.

Published : 14, Feb 2017
PEOPLE MOVES: Sarasin & Partners, Natixis, Tilney

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Senior appointments were the name of the game this week with Sarasin & Partners appointing a head of distribution, Natixis Global Asset Management replacing its chief executive, and newly rebranded Tilney Group hiring a chief investment officer.

Published : 10, Feb 2017

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