April 17 The following financial services
industry appointments were announced on Wednesday. To inform us
of other job changes, email to email@example.com.
SBERBANK INVESTMENT RESEARCH
The research unit of Sberbank CIB appointed Kingsmill Bond
as chief strategist and managing director and Andrey Kuznetsov
as strategist. Bond and Kuznetsov, who join from Citibank, will
be based in Moscow. Sberbank-CIB is the investment banking arm
of Russia's top lender Sberbank.
ASCENT PRIVATE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT
The unit of U.S. Bancorp appointed Martim De Arantes
Oliveira as regional managing director in San Francisco. He will
report to Ascent president Michael Cole. Oliviera was a founding
member of San Francisco-based wealth advisory boutique H&S
Financial Advisors LLC.
SANTANDER GLOBAL BANKING & MARKETS
The investment-banking and securities unit of Banco
Santander Brasil hired Chris Cohane as managing
director in its trading team to boost institutional client
coverage for its Latin American equity product.
Cohane will report to head of equity execution Marcio Souza,
and will be based in New York. He worked for the last 17 years
at JPMorgan where he was part of the international equity sales
BCS PRIME BROKERAGE LTD
The Russian financial services provider appointed John
Barker as non-executive director and Edward Golosov as executive
director. Barker joins from Liquidnet Europe Ltd and Golosov
from Barclays Capital Fund Solutions.
BANCO SANTANDER SA
The Bank of Spain said on Tuesday it would open new
proceedings to decide the fate of Santander's chief executive,
who holds a criminal conviction, after the country passed a law
last week that could help keep him in his post.
The central bank must decide if Alfredo Saenz, 70, is fit to
continue in his role at the helm of the euro zone's biggest
bank, based on the new banking ethics law.
The association of investment professionals appointed Thomas
Robinson as the managing director of the Americas. Robinson was
previously managing director of education at CFA.
The investment bank reorganized its senior management with
Scott Beiser as CEO, Jeff Werbalowsky as co-chairman, Irwin Gold
as executive chairman, and Scott Adelson and David Preiser as
Beiser, Gold, Adelson and Preiser will form an office of the
executives to address the company's strategic and operational