Capita Insurance Services
The specialist provider of Lloyd’s services has appointed John Holm as commercial director. He joins after five years at National Australia Bank, where he was insurance sector head and director of corporate banking for its Clydesdale Bank business. Holm previously held a number of senior roles at RBS, notably as director of origination for the insurance sector.
Jonathan Hardie has been appointed head of asset management in the London team of the property investment firm. He has over 25 years’ experience in asset management, and has previously held positions at Westbrook Partners, Haslemere Estates and MEPC.
The healthcare diagnostic services provider has appointed Nick Burley as group chief financial officer. He joins from Tianhe Chemicals Group, a Chinese chemicals firm, where he served as chief financial officer. Burley has also served in the same role for The Vita Group and McCormick.
Katten Muchin Rosenman
The full service law firm has announced a triple hire into its London real estate team. Stephen John and Ranjeev Kumar join from the London office of Fried Frank, and will serve as special counsel and partner respectively. Joe Payne will also arrive as a partner from Field Fisher Waterhouse. Their appointments follow the recent hire of Peter Sugden as the law firm’s London managing partner.
The law firm has appointed two partners to its financial and regulatory practices. James Carlton joins from Russell Jones & Walker’s business crime and regulatory investigations group. Richard Honeybourne joins from Addleshaw Goddard. He is a funds specialist and acts on complex headline transactions.
The mutual bank has announced that Rodney Duke is joining its board as a non-executive director. He will also chair its risk committee. Duke is an experienced FTSE 100 non-executive director, and worked previously as group general manager at HSBC. He was also on the board of Alliance & Leicester.
The investment arm of the Russian financial group has appointed Pavel Dubovets as sales director for its derivatives team. He joins from Troika Dialog, where he has worked in equity sales for the past 11 years. Dubovets has also held senior roles at Surgutneftegaz, the gas firm.