City Moves for 27 March 2015 | Who’s switching jobs

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Northern Trust

David Burnett has been appointed head of hedge fund services in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) at the financial services firm. He joined Northern Trust in 2011 as head of relationship management, EMEA. Burnett has also held positions at Omnium and Citadel Investment Group.

Salamanca Group

The merchant banking and operational risk business has appointed Ian Griffiths as divisional head of real estate. He has over 35 years’ experience in commercial property, and most recently ran his own consultancy Pembrey Asset Management. Griffiths has also held roles at Nexus Property Management and Skelton Investments.

Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking

The bank has announced two appointments. Andrew Cremin and Laura Koskenmäki both join as business development directors, with a focus on the London and South East mid market. Cremin joins from Saffery Champness, where he was a corporate finance director. Koskenmäki most recently spent six years at Barclays, with responsibility for business services clients.

Cushman & Wakefield

The real estate adviser has appointed Chris White as a partner in its retail capital markets team. He has over 10 years’ experience and was previously a partner at Strutt & Parker.

Dexion Capital

The alternatives investment bank has hired Trevor Barnett to be responsible for growing its distribution capabilities within the US and Canada. He was previously a partner at Indian Harbor, responsible for growing the assets under management of a global macro fund. Barnett has also held roles at Morgan Stanley, State Street, and Orchard Hill Capital Management.


The investment consultancy has announced the appointment of two advisory professionals to its UK and Ireland client coverage team. Alexandra Martinez joins as a director from Arbour Partners. She started her career at PwC. William Nicholson joins as an associate from Inalytics.

IBEX Global Solutions

Gilbert Santa Maria has been appointed chief operating officer at the business process outsourcing solutions provider. He was previously chief operating officer of IQ BackOffice.

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