<strong>Execution</strong><br />Nick Tranter has joined Execution as head of derivatives to lead the development of the firm&rsquo;s institutional and hedge fund derivatives business. Nick has a wealth of experience, having spent 20 years working in the derivatives markets working with Morgan Stanley and JPMorgan. He joins Execution from his current post as head of equity and derivatives flow sales with BNP Paribas.<br /><br /><strong>Nomura</strong><br />The Asia-based investment bank Nomura has appointed Russell Watson as global head of product control. Based in London, Russell will work widely across the Nomura finance function. Watson joins the bank from Goldman Sachs.<br /><br /><strong>Allen &amp; Overy</strong><br />International legal practice Allen &amp; Overy has recruited Susan Hazledine to fill the new role of head of social investment. The firm hopes that the position will provide a more strategic and international approach to responsible business practice management as well as providing better collaboration with clients in this area.