JP Morgan names Cristerna, Ventresca co-heads of global M&A-memo

LONDON Thu May 16, 2013 11:08am EDT

LONDON May 16 (Reuters) - JP Morgan has appointed Hernan Cristerna and Chris Ventresca to the newly created roles of co-heads of global mergers and acquisitions (M&A), according to a memo seen by Reuters.

Cristerna, 48, was previously head of M&A for Europe, Middle East and Africa while Ventresca, 46, was head of M&A for North America.

A spokeswoman for the bank confirmed the contents of the memo.