Alvarez & Marsal
The professional services firm has announced three appointments. Dan Murphy joins as a managing director from Alix Partners. He has also held roles at Ernst & Young. Ian Woosey and Lynn Evison join as senior directors. Woosey was previously director of retail consulting at Summit, and Evison was a partner at Kurt Salmon.
Elizabeth Elliott has been appointed partner in the law firm’s banking division. She joins from SNR Denton’s restructuring and insolvency group. Elliott is a specialist in domestic and cross border restructuring and insolvencies.
The asset management firm has appointed Gary Sher as finance director and Adam Mincer as head of operations and technology. Sher joins from East West Resources, and has also held senior roles at Deutsche Bank. Mincer joins from GLG Partners, and has also worked at Citigroup, JP Morgan and HSBC Investment Bank.
Andrew Curcio has been appointed senior consultant in the professional services firm’s executive compensation team. He was most recently a partner at Kepler Associates, and he has also worked as head of reward at Aviva Australia.
The pensions and benefits advisory has appointed Jerry Edmondson as head of communications. He joins from Jardine Lloyd Thompson, where he was head of benefit communications.
RBC Capital Markets
Clare Spottiswoode has been appointed non-executive director of Royal Bank of Canada’s European subsidiary. She was previously director general of Ofgas, the UK gas regulator. Spottiswoode also served on the Vickers Commission.