Royal Bank of Scotland
RBS has appointed Stuart Dean as head of healthcare in the corporate and institutional banking (CIB) team. Dean has worked at RBS for more than 11 years in the bank’s structured finance division in the south of England and London. Before joining RBS, he spent two years at the John Lewis Partnership, which he joined from KPMG. In his new role, Dean will lead a team of healthcare finance specialists and provide sector support to RBS CIB’s regional network across the UK.
Neil Butler has been appointed as chairman of Atlas Genetics. Butler, who joined the board in November, is the former chief executive of Vivacta and the former business development director of Quester Capital. Between 1999 and 2004, he was CEO of Oxford Biosensors; prior to that, he was VP, performance films at Rexam.
Idex, which specialises in general insurance and financial services recruitment, has hired David Carr as a managing partner. Carr formerly worked at Hays, where he was the UK director responsible for the insurance business.
Unitech Corporate Parks
Aubrey Adams will step down as chairman of Unitech Corporate Parks, the Aim-listed commercial real estate company focused on India, on 1 March. Adams, who was recently appointed as global head of property in the global restructuring group of RBS, will remain on the board of UCP as a non-executive director, and as a non-executive director of British Land. He will be replaced as chairman by Donald Lake, who has been a non-executive director of UCP since the company’s IPO in 2006.
The private equity firm has appointed Mubasher Sheikh as head of its healthcare team. Prior to joining Permira, Mubasher was a partner at McKinsey & Co, where he led the global pharmaceutical research and development practice. In this role, Sheikh also ran McKinsey’s European healthcare private equity and principal investing industry.
David Poole has been appointed to lead Savills’ valuation team in France, based at the firm’s Paris office. Poole started his real estate career at DTZ’s UK business, before relocating to the company’s Paris valuation team, where he became director of DTZ Eurexi in 2006.
Move With Us
The residential property specialist has appointed Anthony Radford as product development director. Radford joins from GE Capital and previously worked at Halifax, Bank of Scotland and Legal & General.