Michael Isaacs has been appointed partner in the law firm’s financial sector disputes practice. He is a banking litigation specialist, and joins from Addleshaw Goddard. Issacs has over 20 years’ experience in the sector.
The London-based securities and investment banking arm of Mizuho Financial Group has appointed Antony Slotboom as head of central and eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa. He joins from RBS, where he was head of corporate finance for central and eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States.
RBC Wealth Management
David McLaughlin has been appointed business development director in the wealth management firm’s private client team. He was previously an investor relations consultant at Elan, a biotechnology firm. McLaughlin has also worked as an investment adviser in a Dublin-based private family office.
BNP Paribas Real Estate
The real estate investment firm has recruited a retail agency and investment team from Drivers Jonas Deloitte. Simon Williams joins as head of retail investment. Patrick Heaps joins as head of retail. Chris Mulcock joins as senior retail investment director. Jemima Unterhalter joins as associate director in retail investment. Rosemary Baker joins as an administrator.
The Swiss bank has appointed two new partners. Christian Fringhian is currently responsible for heading up business development. He has previously held roles at JP Morgan, Deutsche Bank, and Barclays Capital. Lorenzo Rocco di Torrepadula is deputy head of wealth management for Switzerland. He has previously worked at San Paolo IMI and Credit Suisse First Boston.
JLT Employee Benefits
The employee benefits provider has appointed Kieran Harkin as senior investment consultant in its investment consulting business. He joins from KPMG, where he was an executive investment consultant, investment advisory. Harkin has also held roles at PwC and HSBC Actuaries and Consultants.
The digital office solutions firm has appointed Steve Hibbert as strategy director. He is a former UK group sales director and chief executive of Danwood USA. In his new role, he will be responsible for furthering Apogee’s growth in Europe.