April 19 The following financial services
industry appointments were announced on Friday. To inform us of
other job changes, email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
STANDARD CHARTERED BANK
The international banking group appointed Chris Allington as
global head of FX, and Neh Thaker as global head of options &
platforms. Thaker, previously with Bank of America Merrill
Lynch, will be responsible for growth and product development of
the bank's options business.
BNY MELLON WEALTH MANAGEMENT
The wealth management business of Bank of New York Mellon
appointed Robert Buzzelli, previously with Allegheny
Valley Bank, as a senior director based in Pittsburgh.
The Swiss bank's global head of industrial investment
banking, Karl Knapp, has left the firm to join The Blackstone
Group's advisory business, according to two sources
familiar with the matter. Knapp was also a vice chairman at UBS.
ARTEMIS INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT LLP
The UK-based investment management firm hired Paul Casson,
previously with Henderson, to help UK equity fund manager Tim
Steer. The company said Steer's current co-manager, Stephen Yiu,