Alvarez & Marsal Taxand
The tax advisory firm has appointed Stephen Labrum as a managing director and global head of transfer pricing. He joins after 13 years at Ernst & Young, where was a transfer pricing partner.
Allianz Global Investors
The asset management firm has appointed Andy Wiggins to the newly-created role of head of institutional business for the UK. He joins from Threadneedle Investments, where he was head of UK institutional client relationships. Wiggins has also worked at AllianceBernstein.
Ian Fisher has been appointed head of coverage and investment banking for the UK at Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking. He retains his role as group country head for the UK. Fisher has also previously worked at Citibank, where he held senior positions in the capital markets division. He began his banking career at Credit Lyonnais.
Morrison & Foerster
David Bresnick has been appointed as a mergers and acquisitions partner in the law firm’s corporate practice. He joins from CMS Cameron, where he headed up its private equity group and led its corporate telecoms, media and technology group.
Tim Buckingham has been appointed partner in the law firm’s financial services dispute resolution team. He joins from DLA Piper, where he was head of its Manchester banking and financial litigation team. Buckingham acts for institutional clients, and has particular expertise in payment processing, risk, insolvency and fraud matters.
Jane Stevensen has been appointed head of the business advisory firm’s newly-created sustainability team. She most recently worked for Barclays Global, where she advised on sustainability strategy and social responsibility for clients including BP, Scottish Water and Sainsbury’s.