City Moves | Who’s switching jobs

ECU Group
Antony John has been appointed chief executive at the currency management firm. He joins from BNP Paribas FundQuest, where he was chief executive officer. John has also held senior roles at Investment Manager Selection and Lombard Odier.

The bank has announced the appointment of Hayley Rees as head of the infrastructure and structured project finance and structured asset finance teams. She has worked in banking for 26 years. Rees reports to Dennis Watson, managing director of debt finance.

Mayer Brown
James Taylor has been made a partner in the law firm’s capital markets team. He joins from Allen & Overy, where he was a senior associate. Taylor specialises in advising on equity-linked issuances, and regulatory and contingent capital instruments.

Rialto Energy
Rob Shepherd has been appointed interim chief executive officer at the oil and gas explorer. He joins from Dominion Petroleum, where he was finance director. Shepherd has also held roles at Imperial Energy and ABN AMRO.

Caxton FX
The foreign exchange provider has appointed Roger Alexander as a non-executive director. He also holds non-executive director positions at The Logic Group and Pensio, and is chairman at Greenings International.

Michael Huberts has been appointed executive search consultant at the life sciences executive search and interim management specialist. He joins from the healthcare division of Optia Partners, the Tokyo-based executive search firm, where he was a partner.