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Riverview Law
Paul Bird has been appointed finance director at the law firm. He joins from Pearson Education, where he was finance director and company secretary at its subsidiary, Education Development International.

UBS Global Asset Management
Stephen Hutton has been appointed head of UK wholesale at the asset management firm. He joins from Zurich Intermediary, where he was northern head of distribution and platform proposition. Hutton has 25 years’ experience in UK wholesale and has also worked at Fidelity International and Scottish Widows.

Robert Browne has been appointed as a partner in KPMG’s operations strategy practice. He joins after 12 years at Monitor Group, where he led its European marketing practice. Browne has also held economics roles at AT Kearney and BT.

JP Morgan Asset Management
Peter Pergovacz has been appointed to the asset management firm’s global liquidity sales team, covering Europe, Middle East and Africa sales. He joins from JP Morgan Worldwide Security Services, where he was a relationship manager.

Xenfin Capital
The FX trading firm has appointed Jamie Rose to the role of head of e-FX. He was most recently head of e-FX at Marex Spectron. Rose has also held senior client relationship roles at FXall and Dresdner Kleinwort.

The insurance, investment and retirement group has appointed James Dean as its audit committee chairman. He has extensive experience in financial services, and was most recently senior partner at Ernst & Young.