City Moves for 8 September 2015 | Who’s switching jobs

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Arbuthnot Latham

The private banking and wealth management arm of the Arbuthnot Banking Group has appointed Stephen Fletcher as head of commercial banking. He was most recently at Coutts & Co, where he was a managing director. Fletcher has over 25 years’ experience in commercial banking and wealth management.


Stephen Robinson has been appointed head of the investment management group at the law firm. He has been at Macfarlanes since joining as a solicitor in 1995 and was made a partner in 2001. Robinson takes over from Bridget Barker, who has been head of investment management since 1990.

Orchard Street Investment Management

Richard Walters has been appointed partner at the commercial property investment management firm. He joined Orchard Street in 2011 to focus on the asset management of the St James’s Place funds. Walters has also held positions at MEPC, Legal & General, and most recently Invista Real Estate Investment Management. He will continue to work as head of business space at Orchard Street.

hastings Insurance Group

The personal lines insurance provider has appointed Carole Jones as group HR director. She joins from Towergate Insurance, where she was interim group HR director. Jones has also held a number of senior HR management roles at Aviva in the UK and North America.

SIX Swiss Exchange

The Swiss stock exchange has announced the appointment of Jennifer Hlad as head account manager for the UK and Ireland. She was previously Europe, Middle East and Africa regional head of marketplace at Liquidnet Europe. Hlad has also worked for Bank of America Securities.

EC Harris

The built asset advisory firm has announced the appointment of Matt Gardner as a partner. He is a hydrogeologist with almost 20 years’ experience in contaminated land management and ground engineering. Gardner has held roles at Capita and Parson Brinckerhoff.

Wedlake Bell

Rosalyn Breedy has been appointed partner in the law firm’s corporate team. She joins from Forsters. Breedy specialises in complex financial regulation and compliance matters and will also work with Wedlake Bell’s private client, family and tax teams.

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