CFA Society of the UK
Richard Dunbar has been appointed chairman of the investment membership society. He is currently an investment director at Scottish Widows Investment Partnership, where he has worked since 2000. Dunbar has also held senior roles at Blairlogie Capital Management.
David Kaye has been appointed chief executive of Puma Investments, a division of Shore Capital. He joined the group in 2006 and has served as commercial director and general counsel for the firm. Haye was most recently chief executive of Shore Capital’s asset management division.
The law firm has appointed Patrick Goebel as a partner in its financial services and investment management group. He joins from Allen & Overy. Goebel advises on all types of retail and private Luxembourg investment vehicles, and was also previously head of fund engineering at Banque Generale du Luxembourg.
Darwin Property Investment Management
The investment firm has announced two new appointments. Roger Vail joins as property adviser. He was most recently a national director at Jones Lang LaSalle, and was also previously a partner at King Sturge. Mike Lockhurst joins as client relations manager. He was previously sales manager at Darwin Investment Managers.
The investment management firm has appointed Jonathan P Hanke as associate director of research. He was previously an assistant professor at the University of Georgia, and has also held academic roles at Duke University and Princeton.
The advisory business has appointed Pete Cormack as a wealth adviser. He joins from RBS, where he was a senior financial planning manager. Cormack is a former professional footballer.