Mike Rigby has been appointed head of manufacturing, transport and logistics in Barclays’s corporate banking division. He joined the bank in 2008, and was previously corporate director in the manufacturing team. Rigby has also held roles at HSBC.
Ernst & Young
John Clarke has been appointed partner in the professional services firm’s operational transaction services practice. He was most recently a senior adviser at the Boston Consulting Group, and has also served as global chief technology officer at Tesco and global chief information officer at Nokia.
The investment management firm has appointed Khalid Murgian as managing director, head of Middle East and North Africa (MENA). He was previously head of MENA and new markets at Goldman Sachs Asset Management, and has also worked as head of business development, Middle East at Threadneedle Asset Management.
Alan Downey has been appointed head of public sector for Europe and the Middle East at the professional services firm. He joined KPMG in 1989, and he currently leads the firm’s UK public sector practice. Downey was previously a senior civil servant, focusing on organisational change.
The law firm has announced that Pieter Riemer will become its regional managing partner for Western Europe. He is a corporate and mergers and acquisitions specialist. Riemer joined Linklaters in 2005 as a partner, and he has over 20 years’ experience advising on corporate finance matters.
The data services provider has appointed Andrew Knowles as head of business development for compliance services. He joins from JP Morgan, where he managed its compliance reporting services product. Knowles has also worked for Northern Trust.