Who’s switching jobs

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Carmignac Gestion
Vincent Steenman has been appointed to the asset management firm’s portfolio management team. He joins from Zadig Asset Management, where he was a partner. Steenman has also held roles at the LVMH Group Arnault Family Office and Morgan Stanley.

Allele Fund
John Shea has been appointed to the investment fund’s advisory board. He is co-owner of Shea Homes, and has also previously held audit positions at Peat, Marwick, Mitchell & Co, a predecessor of KPMG.

Innovation Group
The business services firm has appointed Louise Fisk as head of global communications and marketing. She joins from Logica, where she managed global public relations and communications.

Old Mutual Global Investors
The investment firm has announced four appointments. John Shepherd joins as head of UK discretionary sales from UBS Global Asset Management. Nick Pearse joins as discretionary sales manager, south from Milton Asset Management. Brian McLaughlin joins as advisory sales manager, north from Prudential UK Intermediaries. And Graeme Brown joins as advisory sales manager, south from Momentum Global Investment Management.

Chadbourne & Parke
The law firm has expanded its international arbitration team with two new partner appointments. Mark Beckett and Rachel Thorn both join from Latham & Wakins. Beckett is additionally a lecturer in law at Harvard Law School, and Thorn specialises in international commercial arbitration.

Simmons & Simmons
Jay Lee has been appointed partner in the law firm’s financial markets practice. He joins from Standard Chartered, where he was head of debt capital markets legal for North East Asia.