<!--StartFragment--> <strong>Collins Stewart</strong> <br />The financial services group has appointed Mark Wilson to its equity research team as an analyst covering the pan-European capital goods sector.<br /><br />Wilson has covered both mechanical and electrical stocks for a number of years, from large cap through to mid cap companies. He previously worked at Goldman Sachs, Lehman Brothers and, for the past year, a niche capital goods advisory boutique.<br /><br /><strong>Mint Equities</strong><br />The agency broker has appointed David Horsley as financial director.<br /><br />Horsley joins from Evolution Group, where he was also finance director. He started his career at Price Waterhouse before moving on to Goldman Sachs, Donaldson and Cantor Fitzgerald.<br /><br /><strong>Evolution Securities</strong><br />The investment banking firm has appointed Guy Froud from Citigroup, a week after taking on 45 new employees from Dresdner Kleinwort in a mass hiring drive.<br /><br />Froud was formerly head of the emerging markets sales desk at Citi. Pior to that, he spent 13 years at HSBC James Capel. <!--EndFragment-->