The investment banking division of Sberbank has appointed Dean Tyler as managing director, head of international fixed income sales. He joins its London office from VTB Capital, where he was head of its fixed income sales team. Tyler has also held senior roles at ING Bank and F&C Asset Management.
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William Low has been appointed director of equities at the fund management firm. He succeeds Andrew November, who is taking up the newly-created role of investment propositions director. Low joined the firm in April 2011, and has since headed its global equities team.
The medical technology firm has appointed Dr Karl Keegan as director of corporate development. He has more than 20 years’ experience in pharmaceuticals, and most recently worked in biotech analysis at UBS and Bank of America.
The bookmaker has announced two senior appointments to its marketing team. Danny Russell joins as insight director from BskyB, where he was marketing strategy director. He has also held business development roles at British Airways and Boots Healthcare International. Robin Auld joins as brand director from Domino’s, where was sales and marketing director for the firm’s German division.
The business and technology consultancy has appointed Armin Schmitt as partner in charge of its continental European operations. He was previously head of Capco operations in Germany. Prior to joining the firm in 2007, Schmitt spent more than 10 years in senior leadership roles at consulting firms, including KPMG and BearingPoint. He also previously served as co-head of IT at DZ Bank.