Globaleye names wealth head in bid to up UAE advice standards

Globaleye names wealth head in bid to up UAE advice...

Dubai-headquartered Globaleye has appointed a new head of wealth management to oversee the quality of its advice to clients, raise standards and ensure the company complies with the new rules emerging in the UAE.

Published : 24, May 2017
PEOPLE MOVES: Neptune, Lombard Odier, Schroders, SLI

PEOPLE MOVES: Neptune, Lombard Odier, Schroders,...

Neptune Investment Management's China fund manager exits after 10 years as Lombard Odier announces a new chief executive for its Asia division. Schroders hires an investment heavy hitter to the newly created role of head of global sales while Standard Life bolsters its multi-asset team.

Published : 23, May 2017
RL360°’s Steve Noon takes up Middle East role

RL360°’s Steve Noon takes up Middle East role

RL360°’s Dubai office has appointed Steve Noon to the role of regional sales manager.

Published : 22, May 2017
PEOPLE MOVES: Standard Life, Hargreaves Lansdown, Franklin T.

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Standard Life Investments hires an ex-JP Morgan executive director, as Hargreaves chairman Mike Evans reveals he will be stepping down. Franklin Templeton poaches a key figure from Aberdeen Asset Management while DFM Beaufort has hired a new investment manager.

Published : 19, May 2017
Prudential Asia CEO stepping down, replacement confirmed

Prudential Asia CEO stepping down, replacement...

Tony Wilkey is to step down as chief executive of Prudential Corporation Asia. His replacement has been named as Prudential’s group chief financial officer Nic Nicandrou, who will subsequently be replaced by Deloitte UK’s Mark FitzPatrick.

Published : 18, May 2017
Utmost Wealth’s Simon Willoughby in shock departure

Utmost Wealth’s Simon Willoughby in shock departure...Lock icon

Senior industry figure Simon Willoughby, head of proposition at Utmost Wealth Solutions, has been made redundant following an internal restructure.

Published : 17, May 2017
Ex-Globaleye managing director Scott Balsdon joins Holborn

Ex-Globaleye managing director Scott Balsdon joins...

Scott Balsdon has joined Holborn Assets in Dubai as a non-executive director having left his role as managing director of Globaleye in December 2016 after nine years with the firm.

Published : 17, May 2017
Ex-deVere regional manager joins Carrick Wealth: PEOPLE MOVES

Ex-deVere regional manager joins Carrick Wealth:...Lock icon

A former deVere regional manager for Africa is to join Carrick Wealth as group business development manager. Generali has appointed a country manager for France, with StanChart Private Bank adding a director of its wealth intermediaries team.

Published : 16, May 2017
Ohanessian reinstated as Praemium chief exec after board purge

Ohanessian reinstated as Praemium chief exec after...Lock icon

Michael Ohanessian has been reappointed chief executive of Australia-based platform provider Praemium following a shareholder vote to remove the chairman and three directors last week.

Published : 15, May 2017
PEOPLE MOVES: Brewin Dolphin, 1825, Julius Baer International

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Brewin Dolphin has named its new chief operating officer, while Standard Life’s 1825 has poached a regional managing director from St James’s Place. Julius Baer International has appointed a head of compliance for the UK and Ireland.

Published : 12, May 2017
Praemium’s ex-CEO triumphs as chairman and board are removed

Praemium’s ex-CEO triumphs as chairman and board...Lock icon

Michael Ohanessian, the former chief executive of Praemium, has successfully ousted the company’s chairman and three directors who sacked him in February 2017.

Published : 12, May 2017
PEOPLE MOVES: PineBridge, Guernsey Finance, Fidelity Int’l

PEOPLE MOVES: PineBridge, Guernsey Finance, Fidelity...Lock icon

PineBridge Investments has a new head of Switzerland and Austria, while Guernsey Finance has promoted its multilingual international business development director to deputy chief executive. Fidelity International has appointed a head of equity.

Published : 9, May 2017
PEOPLE MOVES: Hargreaves, LV=, Neptune, Sanlam

PEOPLE MOVES: Hargreaves, LV=, Neptune, Sanlam...

Investment platform Hargreaves Lansdown announced a major recruitment drive in its marketing team, while state-backed UK agency Nest poaches LV=’s head of pensions. Neptune hires former M&G head as a special adviser as Standard Life makes a round of promotions.

Published : 5, May 2017
Globaleye hires compliance officer as UAE rules tighten

Globaleye hires compliance officer as UAE rules...Lock icon

Dubai-headquartered IFA firm Globaleye has hired a regulatory compliance expert to ensure the company meets the rapidly growing demands of watchdogs in the countries where it operates worldwide.

Published : 4, May 2017
PEOPLE MOVES: Aberdeen, Old Mutual, Pictet

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Aberdeen Asset Management has appointed a chief operating officer for Asia Pacific, while Old Mutual Wealth has named a chief financial officer, tasked with driving forward the company’s planned demerger. Pictet Asset Management has a new head of UK intermediaries.

Published : 2, May 2017
PEOPLE MOVES: Pictet, Intertrust Jersey, Nucleus

PEOPLE MOVES: Pictet, Intertrust Jersey, Nucleus...

Pictet Asset Management makes two new hires, bolstering its Hong Kong multi-asset team and its UK distribution business while Intertrust Jersey announces a round of promotions. Nucleus appoints a technology stalwart to its board of directors as Sandaire poaches an ex-Tilney man.

Published : 28, Apr 2017
PEOPLE MOVES: Momentum UK, Russell Investments, Hermes

PEOPLE MOVES: Momentum UK, Russell Investments,...Lock icon

Industry veteran Peter Mann has reappeared at Momentum UK, while Russell Investments is banking on an ex-BlackRock man to head up its Europe, Middle East and Africa region. Hermes has named a head of fixed income.

Published : 25, Apr 2017
PEOPLE MOVES: Citi, Guardian Wealth, Brewin Dolphin

PEOPLE MOVES: Citi, Guardian Wealth, Brewin Dolphin...Lock icon

Citi Private Bank has named two heads of investment for Asia Pacific, with GWM Investment Management adding a senior wealth manager in London. Brewin Dolphin’s Jersey office has a new head.

Published : 21, Apr 2017
Mike Coady heading up Guardian Wealth’s new UAE division

Mike Coady heading up Guardian Wealth’s new UAE...

Ex-deVere UK managing director Mike Coady is heading up Guardian Wealth Management’s new corporate solutions division in the UAE.

Published : 20, Apr 2017
Paul Evans to replace Brendan Dolan as UAE head at Old Mutual

Paul Evans to replace Brendan Dolan as UAE head...

Paul Evans has been named as Old Mutual International’s new head of region for the Middle East and Africa, taking over from Brendan Dolan, who was recently promoted to global sales director.

Published : 19, Apr 2017

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