Aug 9 The following financial services industry
appointments were announced on Friday. To inform us of other job
changes, email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The bank has appointed Stephen Williams the head of capital
financing for Asia Pacific, a new role that covers all of the
bank's capital markets and deal execution capabilities for
clients in the region, according to a memo obtained by Reuters.
Lisa Shalett, the former chief investment officer of Merrill
Lynch's global wealth management division, will be joining
Morgan Stanley later this year, two sources said on Thursday.
Shalett will be a member of Morgan Stanley's global
investment committee and report to Michael Wilson, the firm's
chief investment officer.
NORWAY'S OIL FUND
Norway's $760 billion sovereign wealth fund, the world's
largest, has appointed a corporate governance advisory board in
an attempt to be a more active investor, the Financial Times
reported on Thursday.
The FT reported that the fund is appointing Peter Montagnon,
formerly of the Association of British Insurers; John Kay,
Financial Times columnist and author; and Tony Watson former
chief of Hermes Investment Management and a director at Vodafone
, Lloyds Banking Group and Hammerson.
The world's largest money manager said on Thursday it named
Kevin Hardy as country head for Singapore, in conjunction with
his current role as head of beta strategies for Asia Pacific.
PICTET ASSET MANAGEMENT
The investment management arm of the Pictet Group named Eric
Borremans as full-time sustainability expert. Borremans was
previously with BNP Paribas Investment Partners.