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Oct 4 (Reuters) - The following financial services industry appointments were announced on Friday. To inform us of other job changes, email to email@example.com.
The firm, a unit of accounting and advisory services company Crowe Horwath International, appointed Richard Austin as Managing Partner of its Cheltenham office, effective October 1. Austin has been with the company for five years as a partner in the firm’s Business Solutions team.
The UK-based law firm appointed Brian Hitchcock partner in its construction team at the Exeter office. Hitchcock, who has previously worked for firms such as Trowers & Hamlins and Eversheds, specializes in law related to construction, engineering and procurement.
The investment bank, which is a unit of Russia-based investment fund ONEXIM group, appointed Alexander Merzlenko and Ron Golan Global Co-Heads of Investment Banking. After joining the company in 2000, Merzlenko served as head of Russian Investment Banking and Financing from 2009 until 2012, when he was appointed president of Renaissance Capital Russia - a position he will continue to retain. Ron Golan joined the firm last year as the head of Investment Banking London and Africa.
The Texas-based firm appointed Olivia Caddy as a partner in its London office. Caddy advises lenders and borrowers on oil and gas upstream debt financing, with expertise in reserve-based lending. She most recently worked with Herbert Smith Freehills LLP. (Compiled by Natalie Grover)