Ian Winship has moved over from Brevan Howard to join BlackRock’s sterling fundamental fixed income team as a senior portfolio manager.
Winship has 21 years of experience in the investment industry, including an 11-year stint at Aberdeen Asset Management as head of global rates and his most recent position at Brevan Howard as head of its absolute return product.
The accountancy giant has appointed Mark Britnell as its new global head of healthcare, a growing area in which the firm plans to appoint up to 15 new partners in the next year.
Britnell joined KPMG last year from the Department of Health, where he was previously director general for commissioning and system management. He also previously sat on the NHS management board.
The investment firm, focused on high net worth individuals and families, has hired Serkan Gur and Atilla Uygun from Bank of America Merrill Lynch to spearhead its push into Turkey.
Gur joined BoA Merrill Lynch in 2008 from BNP Paribas’ subsidiary in Turkey, where he was head of the FX and derivatives desk.
Uygun’s career includes stints at Garanti Bank in Turkey and Amsterdam and a role as managing director of Cappadocia Investments.
Tony Wright has been promoted to partner in the professional services group’s restructuring and recovery team.
Wright specialises in restructuring and turnaround work, with a focus on the professional practices, property and leisure sectors.