May 21 The following financial services industry
appointments were announced on Tuesday. To inform us of other
job changes, email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
WELLS FARGO & CO
The bank appointed James Vargo senior vice president and
business development officer of its commercial banking team in
Chicago. Vargo will work with middle market companies, those
with at least $20 million annual revenue, the bank said.
The investment manager appointed Andrius Isciukas to its
retail fixed-interest team. Andrius most recently served as a
global high-yield analyst at HSBC Asset Management.
MILTON GROUP PLC
The UK-based fund manager appointed Jim Davies as
non-executive chairman of its Liverpool-based regulated entity,
Milton Capital Partners Ltd. Davies most recently served as
senior partner of London-based law firm DWF.
BANK OF MONTREAL
U.S. Ambassador to Canada David Jacobson will join Canada's
fourth-largest bank as vice-chairman after he leaves his
diplomatic post, BMO said on Tuesday. Jacobson will join the
bank in October.
BCS FINANCIAL GROUP
The Russian asset manager named Dipak Rajani as director of
International Prime Brokerage Sales and Timur Salikov as a
senior oil and gas analyst. Rajani most recently served as head
of Prime Brokerage Execution Sales at BNP Paribas, while Timur
joins from Morgan Stanley, where he served as co-head of
the bank's CEEMEA oil and gas research team in London.
CAPITAL GROUP PLC
The Los Angeles-based investment manager appointed Vlasta
Gregis as business development manager for Italy and Grant Leon
as head of sales for its private wealth distribution
business. Gregis most recently served at Aviva Investors and
Leon at Aberdeen Asset Management.
HIGHLAND CAPITAL MANAGEMENT L.P.
The Dallas-based investment adviser appointed Jun Park as a
director of business development, Korea. Park, who most recently
served at Woori Financial Principal Investment in Seoul, will be
responsible for business development and investor relations
T. ROWE PRICE GROUP INC
The investment management company appointed Arif Husain,
previously with AllianceBernstein, as the head of international
fixed income. Husain, who will start on August 30, will be based
The London-based global asset management subsidiary of Bank
of New York Mellon Corp appointed Khuram Sharih to its
global fixed-income team as a high-yield analyst. Sharih, who
joins from Cairn Capital Limited, will analyze global high yield
investment opportunities for Newton.