HSBC has promoted marketer Philip Mehl to a pan-European role, as part of a shift in the marketing structure at the bank.
The bank said it appointed Amol Gupte as Citi Transaction Services head for the Asia Pacific region, effective May 1. Gupte, a 23-year Citi veteran, is currently the head of Citi’s treasury and trade solutions for the North America region.
The niche investment bank has poached Phillip Wale from rival Seymour Pierce as its new chief executive. Wale, 48, has 31 years experience in the industry, having worked at the likes of Goldman Sachs and Commerzbank.
The Swiss bank’s head of investment banking for the Americas, Aryeh Bourkoff, resigned to pursue other opportunities only 13 months after taking on the position, a source familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.
The financial services firm appointed Peter van der Meer as a senior managing director and head of insurance banking at its investment banking and capital markets division. He is expected to start his new role in mid-July and is presently senior managing director and partner at FBR & Co.
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The full-service investment house, which is in the integration process, named Elena Shilina as head of the private banking group. Shilina has headed the integration committee since May and has held positions at Nomos Bank, Morgan Stanley and McKinsey.
The investment manager, an autonomous unit of Prudential PLC , appointed Andrew Hendry to the newly created position of Managing Director, Asia. Hendry joined M&G last year and was most recently at Capital International.
The European equity-focused investment manager hired Manuel Blanco as an analyst and Zac Lewis as a trader to expand its investment team.