City Moves for 07 January 2015 | Who’s switching jobs

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Dexion Capital

The alternatives investment bank has appointed Magnus Spence as head of asset management. He has over 20 years’ experience, and has held roles at Mercury Asset Management/Merrill Lynch Investment Managers. Spence co-founded Dalton Strategic Partnership in 2002.

Falcon Group

The specialist financier has appointed Nick Gowlland as chief financial officer. He has previously held positions at ABN Amro, NM Rothschild & Sons and Standard Chartered Bank, and was senior vice president of finance at Sateri Holdings in Hong Kong.

Baker Tilly

Phillip Sykes has been appointed head of the business advisory firm’s London restructuring and recovery service line. He was previously national head of restructuring and insolvency at Moore Stephens, and has specialised in corporate restructuring since 1980.

Taylor Wessing

The law firm has announced two senior appointments to its UK management team. Angela Robertson joins as director of risk and general counsel-designate. She has previously held positions at Eversheds. Kevin Harris joins as IT director. He was previously technology director at Deloitte UK.

Santander Corporate & Commercial

The bank has announced two appointments. Graham McKean joins as head of SME healthcare from Lloyds Bank, where he held a number of leadership positions. In addition, Mark Pavis becomes head of corporate healthcare. He has been part of the Santander corporate healthcare team for a number of years. McKean and Pavis have over 30 years’ experience each in corporate and commercial lending.

BlueBay Asset Management

Katherine Wentrup-Estupinan has been appointed sales director at the asset manager. She joins from Strategic Investments Group, where she led its business development and investor relations effort in southern Europe. She has also held roles at Alpha4x Asset Management and HSBC Global Asset Management.

HH Global

The marketing services firm has appointed Edward Parsons as chief financial officer. He previously led the Europe and IMEA finance team at APCO Worldwide.

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