City Moves | Who’s switching jobs

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Squire Sanders
The law firm has announced two appointments to its financial services practice group. Philippa Chadwick joins as a partner from Berwin Leighton Paisner, where she led its project finance team. Paula Laird joins as a banking and finance partner from Wragge & Co, where she was head of banking. Laird has also held roles at Chartered Trust.

Keshav Khanna has been appointed as a private banker, focusing on resident non domicile clients, at the bank. He joins from Merrill Lynch, where he worked as a private banker for its ultra-high net worth clients.

Sarah Butcher has been appointed head of compliance at the online discretionary investment management firm. She joins from PineBridge Investments, where she was head of compliance for Europe, Middle East and Africa. Butcher has also held roles at Deloitte and the FSA.

Taylor Wessing
The law firm has appointed Keith Barnett as a business group director, covering real estate, finance, insolvency, construction, environment and planning. He has been head of real estate at Taylor Wessing since 2007, and previously worked at DJ Freeman and Garretts.

TLA Worldwide
The sports marketing business has appointed Gareth Jones as its chief financial officer. He was previously its group financial controller. Jones joined TLA from Cenkos Securities, and has also held audit roles at Ernst & Young.

Valence Group
The specialist mergers and acquisitions investment bank has appointed Akiva Mozes to its senior executive panel. He was previously president and chief executive of the diversified chemical manufacturer Israel Chemicals.