City Moves for 8 February 2013 | Who’s switching jobs

Annabel Denham
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The investment management firm has appointed Dan Mannix as chief executive. Mannix joined in 2006, and has been a senior member of the management team. He previously spent five years as head of wholesale at JP Morgan.

The commercial law firm has announced the appointment of Charles Proctor as partner. He will advise large financial institutions on a range of financial services and banking issues. He has 30 years’ experience, and was previously a partner at Edwards Wildman Palmer.

CVC Credit Partners
The asset management and investment group has announced two new hires. Mark DeNatale will join the firm as senior portfolio manager and global head of trading. He was most recently at Goldman Sachs, where he was a managing director and head of loan trading. Scott Bynum joins as managing director and portfolio manager. Bynum was previously a vice president in Goldman Sachs’s bank loan distressed investing business.

Baker Botts
Alex Mason has been hired to the London-based outsourcing practice as special counsel. He has over 20 years’ legal experience, and most recently worked at Baker and McKenzie. Mason was also previously director of legal services for outsourcing at Accenture.

Towers Watson
The professional services company has hired Asghar Alam as a senior consultant in its investment and retirement businesses. Alam has over 30 years’ experience consulting on strategy development and financial management, most recently as a senior partner at Mercer.

Kinetic Partners
Julian Korek will join the financial services industry advisory as chief executive. Korek has over 20 years’ industry experience. Prior to joining Kinetic, he was at RSM Robson Rhodes for 15 years.

Chadbourne and Parke
The law firm has hired Jose Prado as partner in its mergers and acquisitions, energy, and finance practices. Prado has over 10 years’ experience working as an energy lawyer.