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Monthly Archives: March 2013

Breaking news

Threat posed by resistance to antibiotics 'ranks alongside terrorism'. Paul Graham quits Anomaly. Initiative hires Mindshare's Kristian Bright to run performance. Government digital head Nick Jones quits for Visa Europe. Bauer poaches Global's Jo Parkerson to lead content-share initiative. RAYMOND JAMES FINANCIAL The brokerage and investment bank promoted Vin Campagnoli to chief information officer. Campagnoli, who joined Raymond James in 2011 to run its private client group technology unit, replaces Tim Eitel, the Florida-based company said. He previously worked in the private client technology group of UBS AG's Wealth Management Americas operation. MIRAE ASSET GLOBAL INVESTMENTS CO LTD The South Korea-based company named Peter Graham as chief executive officer, Robert Mulligan as president and Robert Shea as chief operating officer in Mirae Asset Global Investments (USA) LLC, the company's unit in the United States. PORTMAN SQUARE CAPITAL The chief executive of one of Europe's most talked-about new hedge fund firms has stepped down in a bid to save costs after a big investor pulled its…

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Financial focus

Monday Headlines: • Ireland to put pressure on UK to stay in Europe • Greek resignations may hamper reform programme • US adds 236,000 jobs in February, and retail sales are up • China’s data shows weakest start since 2009 • Nikkei closed at new 4½ year high • China shares slip after tepid economic data • European markets may take a breather today • Dollar approaches 3½ year high on US growth • WTI oil drops from one-week high News: Ireland is fearful of a UK exit from Europe, and PM Enda Kenny will urge David Cameron to do all he can to keep the nation in the EU. Kenny, who believes that the planned referendum by 2017 could have disastrous consequences for Ireland, said “We want to keep our ports and gates of business open to and from Britain. That would be of such fundamental importance for us here and for them, because of their exports to Ireland”. Greece’s privatisation chief and a…

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Tips voor sollicitanten

De meest populaire onderwerpen op ExecutiveSurf’s LinkedIn groep gaan vaak over sollicitatie technieken. Voor een sollicitant, kan een gesprek een spannende ervaring zijn, terwijl het voor het bedrijf een dagelijkse praktijk is. Om iedereen die op het punt staat te solliciteren te helpen, hebben we een check-list gemaakt op basis van onze gesprekken en artikelen. Zorg ervoor dat je 100% bekend bent met je eigen CV. Wees in staat om alles wat je hebt gedaan, uit te leggen. Onderzoek het bedrijf en de mensen die je gaan interviewen. Bezoek de website en andere bronnen die je informatie kunnen geven over het bedrijf. Plan je reis met militaire precisie en wees op tijd. Plan je outfit. Check van te voren de dresscode van de organisatie en probeer je te gedragen alsof je er al thuis hoort. Wanneer je aankomt, doe je jas uit en laat je aktetas achter en neem alleen een map mee naar het gesprek. Doe je telefoon uit. Spreek duidelijk en op een…

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Breaking news

Vicky Price and ex-husband, Chris Huhne, face jail sentences. Brooks and Coulson due in court on bribery charges. North Korea scraps peace pacts with South Korea. 'Sterling crisis' could hit Britain. Japan edges out of recession. Britain becoming 'lonlier place', proportion of people living alone doubles in 40 years. Bupa recruits pharma veteran Theresa Heggie to top marketing post. Initiative hires Mindshare's Kristian Bright to run performance. Thinkbox hires Total Media's Leila Travis as head of planning. Byron and Fox bolster OMD's investment team. GOLDMAN SACHS GROUP INC, MORGAN STANLEY Goldman Sachs has poached Kate Richdale from Morgan Stanley to be its head of investment banking services for Asia ex-Japan, according to an internal memo obtained by Reuters on Thursday. Richdale, who will join Goldman as a partner, was head of investment banking Asia Pacific at Morgan Stanley. Morgan Stanley has named Dieter Turowski and Shane Zhang as co-heads of Asia Pacific investment banking to replace Richdale, two sources with direct knowledge of the matter…

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Breaking news

Facebook to unveil major redesign today. Bonnie Tyler to represent UK at Eurovision Song Contest. Wonga.com and co to face advertising restrictions. Processed meat blamed for deaths. Nespresso set to drop Hollywood star George Clooney. Thomas Cook axes marketing roles amid major restructure. MediaCom promotes Matthew Mee and Dominic Guba to global leadership team. Altman out in IPG Mediabrands rejig. Interpublic has promoted Andy Jones, the chief executive of UM London, to the new role of chief executive of IPG Mediabrands in the UK and Ireland. IPG hires Y&R's Carter Murray to lead Draftfcb Worldwide. Talon hires Kinetic's Yvonne Scullion. J.P. MORGAN CHASE & CO The financial services company appointed Steve Griffiths as head of wealth advisory UK for its private bank. Griffiths was previously with Coutts & Co. METRO BANK The bank appointed James Baughan as regional director. Baughan previously worked at Santander. Baughan will be responsible for Metro Bank's retail, business and commercial teams in the Home Counties and the West of London.…

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Breaking news

Venezuela mourns death of Hugo Chavez. Food watchdog to ask shoppers how much horse is 'acceptable'. 'Ivan the Terrible' dancer admits to Bolshoi acid attack. Famed Desert Rats to lose their tanks under Army cuts. BlackBerry opts against Lewis Hamilton ad campaign. Barclaycard brand chief Gary Twelvetree departs. Virgin recruits Nigel Gilbert to refocus the brand's 'game-changing' ethos. Hearst hires Microsoft's Stephen Edwards for digital role. NOMURA HOLDINGS INC The Japanese brokerage replaced its chief financial officer and shrunk its line-up of senior managers as part of its largest annual reshuffle in a decade. Nomura said Shigesuke Kashiwagi, a 31-year company veteran who has recently focused on regulatory affairs, would become chief financial officer, replacing Junko Nakagawa, who will head the group's internal audit operations. BARCLAYS PLC The banking and financial services company appointed Payman Jassim as a director within its trade and working capital transaction management team. Jassim was previously with JP Morgan. UBS AG The financial services company named Dominique Leimer as head…

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Midweek financial focus

• UK services data dims chance of triple-dip recession • Eurozone slump deepens • Inflation across the OECD slows • US service sector recovery gains momentum • Dow closes at highest ever level – FTSE at 5 year high • Nikkei at 4½-year high overnight • US tells G7 to avoid currency intervention • Yen dropped 16% against USD in six months • Oil may rise as pipeline stays shut and Chavez dies • Gold gains for second day as investors eye stimulus measures

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Breaking news

Queen leaves hospital. Sex scandal rocks Catholic hierarchy. Saudi robbers face crucifiction. Walkers enlists Gary Lineker's dad. Baileys reveals 'stylish and elegant' bottle. Bauer poaches Global's Jo Parkerson to lead content-share initiative. News International sales team restructure puts four jobs at risk. Barclaycard brand chief Gary Twelvetree departs. Virgin recruits Nigel Gilbert to refocus the brand's 'game-changing' ethos. Dave Harris resigns from Wunderman. STIFEL, NICOLAUS & CO The brokerage firm appointed three advisers in Florida, opening a new office in the region. Mark Smith moved to Stifel from Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, while Gerard "Jerry" Kelly and Arleen Doran joined Stifel from Milwaukee-based Robert W Baird & Co. KKR & CO LP The U.S. buyout firm expanded its team in Japan ahead of closing its new $6 billion pan-Asia fund with specialist hires from Goldman Sachs Group Inc and consultancy firm McKinsey & Co. KKR hired Hiro Shimizu, head of financial institutions at Goldman Sachs Japan's financing group, and Sakae Suzuki, a McKinsey specialist in…

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Marzo 2013

22/3/2013 - In Acea, in occasione della prossima assemblea del 15 aprile, Paolo Gallo (foto) passerà dalla poltrona di direttore generale a quella di amministratore delegato. Sostituisce Marco Staderini nelle liste presentate per la composizione del cda. 22/3/2013 - Eric Uzan sostituisce Giuseppe Brambilla di Civesio nel ruolo di amministratore delegato di Carrefour Italia. L'ex AD resterà in azienda come presidente, con incarichi istituzionali. Eric Uzan è in Carrefour da 32 anni e ha ricoperto diverse posizioni in Sud America e Asia. 19/3/2013 - Oki Europe ha nominato Harry Takahashi amministratore delegato a decorrere dal 1° marzo 2013. Takahashi è entrato in Oki nel 1982 e ha ricoperto diversi ruoli all'interno del gruppo, sia in Giappone sia in Europa, più di recente come vice amministratore delegato di Oki Europe. In precedenza è stato direttore esecutivo nel reparto vendite della casa madre Oki Data Corporation e vice presidente del marketing per la regione Emea. 19/3/2013 - Andrea Massari è country manager di Avnet Technology Solutions Italia.…

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Interview tips for candidates

The most popular threads on ExecutiveSurf's LinkedIn group, are invariably on interview techniques. For a candidate, an interview can be a daunting experience, whereas, for most interviewers, it is an everyday occurrence. To help everyone facing a job interview, we have distilled a check-list from our articles and conversations. 1. Ensure complete familiarity with your CV. Be able to explain all you have done and the career moves you have made. 2. Research the firm and the people interviewing you. Search the company's website and any other available information on them. 3. Plan your journey with military precision and be on time. 4. Plan your outfit. Check out the dress code of the organisation and try to look as if you already belong there. When you arrive, de-clutter, getting rid of your coat and briefcase and just take a folder into the meeting room. 5. Switch off your mobile. 6. Speak clearly and at a volume that matches the interviewer(s). Practise small talk, but also…

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