Name: John Spellman To: Isle of Man Finance From: HBOS Financial Services John Spellman has been ...
Name: John Spellman
To: Isle of Man Finance
From: HBOS Financial Services
John Spellman has been appointed as director and head of Isle of Man Finance, the Treasury division responsible for the promotion and development of the island's financial services sector. Spellman has joined on a two-year contract with a core brief to review the strategy and operations of Isle of Man Finance. He was formerly managing director of HBOS Financial Services.
Name: Steve Sokic
To: Royal Bank of Canada
From: Royal Bank of Canada
Steve Sokić has been promoted to director of wealth management strategy and business development within Royal Bank of Canada's (RBC) Private Client Fiduciary Services business. Sokić, previously a trust director with RBC based in Jersey, will provide strategic and business development leadership and expertise.
Name: Pierre Stiennon
To: Axa Investment Managers
From: HSBC London
Pierre Stiennon has been made a senior investment analyst in Axa Investment Managers' Responsible Investment team. He joins from HSBC London where he was global head of utilities research.
Name: Nikolas Kouros/Ying Lau
To: Ansbacher Banking Group
From: Deutsche Bank AG/Bank of Scotland Private Bank
Nikolas Kouros and Ying Lau have joined Ansbacher Banking Group's specialist lending team. Kouros was previously at Deutsche Bank AG, while Lau was with Bank of Scotland Private Bank. Both will report to Bob Bates, head of specialist lending.
Name: Helen Holmes
To: Standard Bank
From: Jersey Financial Services Commission
Helen Holmes has joined Standard Bank as head of audit in Jersey. She joins from the Jersey Finan-cial Services Commission where she worked in the international, policy and enforcement divisions for over four years.
Name: Andrew Penney
To: Rothschild Private Banking and Trust
From: Speechly Bircham
Rothschild Private Banking and Trust has appointed Andrew Penney, a specialist international tax and trust lawyer, as a managing director and head of its trust business' London office. Penney's role will focus on building and developing relationships with Rothschild Trust's major international clients, and new client acquisition.
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Smaller funds still packing a punch
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