(Updates Deutsche Asset)
Aug 13 The following financial services industry
appointments were announced on Wednesday. To inform us of other
job changes, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The corporate advisory and capital markets arm of Macquarie
Group Ltd, appointed Peter Davis as a managing director
in its U.S. Financial Institutions Group. He joins Macquarie
Capital after seven years at Lehman Brothers and Barclays
Capital, a unit of British bank Barclays Plc.
The group, a part of lender Wells Fargo & Co's
wealth management unit, said it hired Eric Grodan from Merrill
Lynch as relationship manager for its Los Angeles office.
EVERCORE PARTNERS INC
The boutique investment bank said it hired Rodney Reid from
UBS AG as managing director in its private capital
BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY INC
Billionaire Warren Buffett's company hired two senior
executives from American International Group Inc's Asia
operations to boost its insurance business in the region, the
Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the
Berkshire Hathaway hired Marc Breuil, who headed AIG's
country operations in Hong Kong and Taiwan, and Marcus Portbury,
regional head of casualty for the Asia Pacific region.
DEUTSCHE ASSET & WEALTH MANAGEMENT
The unit of Deutsche Bank AG said it appointed
Nitesh Mistry as director to oversee its infrastructure debt
investment business in Europe. Mistry was previously a director
in the European investment banking division of Japan's Bank of
The unit also appointed Carolyn Patton as a managing
director in its Americas unit. Based in New York, Patton will
work with investment consultants based in the Americas.
LIBERUM CAPITAL LTD
The investment bank said it hired Anna Hartropp from
technology company Laird Plc. Hartropp will focus on
investment banking services for corporate clients.
EBS SERVICE CO LTD
The forex trading subsidiary of ICAP Plc, the
world's biggest broker of transactions between banks, named
Simon Winns as head of sales for Asia Pacific. Winns previously
worked at rival 360T Trading Networks, where he was head of
sales for Asia.
(Compiled by Amrutha Gayathri in Bangalore)