City Moves for 10 August 2015 | Who’s switching jobs

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The business advisory firm has appointed Alan Teixeira as global director of international financial reporting standards research. He joins Deloitte after spending 10 years at the International Accounting Standards Board, most recently as its senior technical director overseeing its research and development programme. Teixeira has also worked as general manager of standards and quality assurance at the New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants.

Saxo Bank

Philip Wegloop has been appointed to the newly-created role of chief experience officer at the online multi-asset trading and investment firm. He was most recently global consumer marketing director at Bang & Olufsen. Wegloop has also held senior positions at Nordea.

Howard Kennedy

The law firm has announced the appointment of Marcus Jamson as a partner in its commercial finance group. He joins from Wedlake Bell, where he was a partner in its banking team. Jamson has over 20 years’ expertise in domestic and international corporate lending, and was until January 2014 a partner in Berwin Leighton Paisner’s finance team.


Shilpen Savani has been appointed senior partner at the law firm. He joins from DWFM Beckman, where he was a partner. Savani specialises in high-value commercial dispute resolution and employment law.

FDM Group

Jonathan Young has been appointed group chief information officer at the IT services provider. He has almost 25 years’ experience in IT, and most recently worked at HSBC. Young has also worked and consulted at Deutsche Bank, Barclays de Zoete Wedd, RBS, ABN Amro and JP Morgan.

The Pensions Infrastructure Platform

The pensions funds infrastructure business has announced two senior appointments. Ed Wilson joins as investment director from Lloyds’s commercial banking division, where he was most recently head of infrastructure, energy, and utilities, debt solutions and capital markets. Paula Burgess joins as chief operating officer from CCLA, where she was head of assurance. Burgess has also held roles at Russell Investments.

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