Dec 12 The following financial services industry
appointments were announced on Thursday. To inform us of other
job changes, email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
SECURITIES INDUSTRY AND FINANCIAL MARKETS ASSOCIATION
Wall Street trade group SIFMA said former U.S. Republican
senator Judd Gregg is stepping down as chief executive of the
group after less than a year in the position. He will continue
serving as a senior adviser. SIFMA appointed President Kenneth
Bentsen as Gregg's replacement. Bentsen.
The U.S.-based futures brokerage's global commodities and
currencies chief John Fay has left the company ahead of a major
Newedge said long-time SocGen commodities executive Francois
Combes will run the global commodities business while Franck
Borgel, the chief operating officer of the commodities and
currencies division, will take responsibility for global
Combes joins from SocGen corporate & investment banking (SG
CIB), where he was most recently deputy head of commodities and
head of metals and agricultural products.
The investment management company has hired Christopher
McDermott as senior director for business development with BNY
Mellon wealth management in Palm Beach Gardens. Before joining
BNY Mellon in November, McDermott was a financial adviser with
AllianceBernstein in West Palm Beach.
NATIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK
The Australian bank said it appointed Daryl Johnson as chief
executive of NAB Asia. Johnson joined NAB in 2009.
The bank also appointed Spiro Pappas as executive general
manager of institutional banking, financial institutions group
Britain's Co-operative Group, battling a capital shortfall
at its bank and scandal over the unit's drug-taking former
chairman, has appointed ex-Treasury minister Paul Myners to
review its operations for a token one pound ($1.6) salary.
The UK-based wealth management and investment advisory
company said it appointed Fahad Khan and Louise Ann Gibney as
Khan, who joined as managing director on Dec. 2, comes from
Morgan Stanley. Gibney, who joins the company's Russian
and Commonwealth of Independent States team as director on Jan.
6, comes from Credit Suisse.
BARING ASSET MANAGEMENT
The investment management company said it appointed Duncan
Goodwin as head of global resources. Duncan, who joins Baring
from Martin Currie, will be based in London.