Grant Jones, a partner at accountancy firm Cooper Parry, has been appointed as the new president of the London Society of Chartered Accountants, as announced at the body’s recent AGM. The other office holders announced include David Symes, managing director of compliance recruitment solutions, as deputy president and Naima Siddiqi, a director at corporate finance advisory firm Eximus Capital, as vice president.
The business advisory firm has promoted Joel Greenwood to partner. Greenwood leads Deloitte’s TMT corporate finance advisory practice, focusing on the technology and telecoms sectors.
The securities and investment banking group has appointed Michael Prew as a managing director and senior analyst for UK real estate equity research. In addition, Robbie Duncan joins Jefferies as a senior vice president and senior analyst for UK real estate equity research. Both analysts join from Nomura.
Julie Hutchison has expanded her current role overseeing the UK technical solutions team at Standard Life to include international propositions, in the newly created role of head of international technical insight.
The emerging markets investment bank has hired Igor Chemolosov as director, head of option sales. Chemolosov joins from VTB Capital where he was director, derivatives sales and origination.
Caroline Liljedahl, who has been part of the firm’s Swedish investment team since 2007, has joined Savills’ cross border investment team.