City Moves | Who’s switching jobs

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Pioneer Investments
The investment firm has announced three new hires. Hiromi Wada (right) joins from Itau Japan Asset Management. Martin Park joins from HSBC Global Asset Management. He has also held roles at Citibank. Finally, Matthew Marks joins from Prudential Asset Management.

Caxton FX
Tim Cooke has been appointed non-executive director at the foreign exchange company. He has held senior positions at Logica, the consultancy, and is a venture partner to the National Endowment for Science, Technology and the Arts.

John Weston has been appointed chairman of the specialist manufacturing company. He is a former chief executive of BAE Systems. Phil Male has additionally been appointed strategic adviser. He is a former chief operating officer of Thus, a former operations director of Cable & Wireless, and currently chief executive of UK2 Group.

The real estate investment firm has announced four new hires. Katsuhiro Ishikawa becomes a managing director. He has previously worked at Daiwa Securities, UBS and Goldman Sachs. James MacKinnon joins as head of asset management for PRUPIM Singapore from AIG Global Real Estate Asia. Lyndom Lim joins as an associate director. And Sanghyuk Lee joins as an associate director from Savills.

Towers Watson
Alessandra Pasquoni has been appointed head of the professional services firm’s Italian investment business. She joins from Cassa di Previdenza Dottori Commercialisti, where she was head of investment. Pasquoni has also held roles at Pioneer Investments.

Hume Brophy
Gary Palmer has been appointed as a senior consultant to the communications consultancy. He joins from the Irish Funds Industry Association, where he was chief executive.