City Moves for 22 May 2015 | Who’s switching jobs

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Pension Insurance Corporation

Rob Groves has been appointed chief investment officer of the specialist insurer. He joins from Friends life, where he held the same role and oversaw assets totalling £100bn. Groves has previously worked for UBS, Commerzbank and Towers.

Maples Teesdale

The commercial property solicitors has appointed Dellah Gilbert as a partner. She has over 20 years’ experience, and was previously of counsel at Hogan Lovells.

Quoted Companies Alliance

The independent membership organisation has appointed Judith MacKenzie to its board. The fund manager is a partner of Downing and is responsible for its private equity division. She has also been a partner at Acuity Capital and senior investment manager at Aberdeen Asset Management Growth Capital.

New Street Executive Search

The tech-led executive search firm has appointed Kevin Anderson as principal, to lead its business and support services practice. Anderson joins from technology business The Big World, where he was global marketing director. He comes with over 20 years’ of experience.

Berkeley Research Group

Dr Roger Miles has joined the strategic advisory firm’s international financial services advisory practice. The specialist researcher in behavioural risk has over 25 years’ experience. He has held senior roles at the British Bankers’ Association and in a ministerial department of the government. Miles’ work with organisations also spans Whitehall’s Collaborative Strategies, King’s College London, LSE and Cranfield.

Key Retirement

The of 55s financial specialist has strengthened its new Retirement Options service with the appointment of Kevin Stelfox as director of retirement options and wealth management. Stelfox has held senior management positions at Annuity Supermarket, Personal Touch Finance and Aviva.

FRP Advisory

The restructuring and advisory firm has expanded its Midlands operation with the appointment of Gemma Jones, previously manager at Grant Thornton UK. As part of this role, Jones spent two years with HSBC.

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