Phil Pavitt has been appointed to the role of IT transformation director at the insurance group. He joins from HMRC, where he was general director of change. Pavitt has also held chief information officer positions at Centrica, Virgin Media and BT.
Will Judge has been appointed vice president for travel and transit. He most recently worked for Transport for London, where he was head of future ticketing. Judge previously worked as a management consultant at McKinsey.
Societe Generale Private Banking Hambros
The bank has announced several appointments to its private banking, investment and wealth planning teams. Samik Mukherjee joins as a senior private banker from Coutts. Paul Stappard joins as a senior portfolio manager also from Coutts. Louise Mannooch joins the wealth planning team from Speechly Bircham.
Robert Ryan has been appointed managing director, official institutions at the asset management firm. He previously worked for Morgan Stanley Investment Management, where he was variously head of Europe, Middle East and Africa distribution, and head of central banks and sovereign wealth funds.
Vanguard Asset Management
The asset management firm has made two new appointments. Carole Costello joins as head of consultant relationships from Aviva Investors, where she was consultant relations manager. Kerry Drew joins as consultant relations director from Legal & General Investment Management, where she was also consultant relations manager.
Peter Cashin has been appointed partner in the law firm’s Hong Kong corporate and commercial group. He was formerly a partner at CMS Cameron McKenna, and has held a number of senior in-house counsel positions at AIA and MetLife.