The stockbroking group has hired Jerry Keen as head of natural resources in the corporate broking division, and Ramona Tipnis, Dr Paul Taylor and Craig Howie as new analysts.
Keen (pictured) was previously head of corporate broking at Astaire. Tipnis will cover general retail and joins from Oriel Securities. Taylor, a healthcare analyst, moves over from Scottish Health Innovations and Howie, an oil and gas specialist, was also formerly at Astaire.
The accountancy firm has hired security expert Julie George as a director in its security team, part of the information and technology risk practice.
George has formerly held positions as head of security and information assurance at Methods Consulting, head of public services information assurance at management consultancy Accenture and group head of security at professional services group Vega.
Alliance Trust Savings
The self-invested personal pension (SIPP) provider, a subsidiary of Alliance Trust, has appointed Garry Mcluckie as head of share dealing.
Mcluckie joins from Standard Life and will be responsible for developing the firm’s “i.nvest” trading platform.
The consultancy and outsourcing group has boosted its healthcare division with the appointment of Naomi Saragoussi as a senior consultant and Alison Brown as a consultant.
Saragoussi was previously manager of the healthcare team at Towers Watson, while Brown was a business development manager at HealthFund.
The law firm has hired Lisa Patmore from Pinsent Masons to its employment and incentives department as a partner.