The financial services firm has appointed two new directors and an associate director in London. Nick Atkinson has been promoted to a risk management director, specialising in internal audits of the NHS. Nick Davies (pictured) has been promoted to business advisory director in the audit, tax and advisory team, specialising in corporate clients. And Noses Nyachae has been made an associate director in the same team as Davies.
Barings Asset Management
The investment manager has appointed Christine Bergstedt Jorgensen to a newly created role as director of European institutional sales and business development. She will report to Andrew Benton.
Bergstedt Jorgensen joins the firm from Aviva Investors, where she was head of Nordic sales for institutional clients. She has also worked in fund management at BankInvest.
Kinsey Allen International
The executive search firm has appointed Kate Sumner-Brown as a consultant in its legal practice. She joins from Clifford Chance, where she was an associate in the firm’s private funds group.
She has also worked as a solicitor at Bell Gully, a New Zealand firm, before she moved to the UK.
Berwin Leighton Paisner has appointed Jacob Ghanty to its financial services team. He was formerly a partner at Pinsent Masons.
In the past, Ghanty has worked for AXA, Barclays, Credit Suisse and HSBC.
The investment bank has recruited a new chief economist for Russia and Ukraine, Jacob Nell.
He joins the firm from TNK-BP in Moscow. Before this, he worked for BP?in London and Moscow for five years and has also worked at the Treasury for a decade.
Rathbone Investment Management has appointed Lee Barter as an investment manager. He joins the firm from Barclays Wealth and has previously worked at Blackrock and Rensberg Sheppards.
LaSalle Investment Management has appointed Martin Jochem as a joint managing director of the firm’s newly licensed investment vehicle Kapitalanlagegesellschaft.