Guernsey-based Dexion Capital and RBC Wealth Management make appointments.
Dexion Capital Guernsey strengthens team
Fund administration and fund management firm Dexion Capital (Guernsey) Limited has appointed Robin Fuller as an Executive Director.
Mr Fuller will work alongside the existing team of eight, which offers investment management and corporate services, and assist with their expansion. He has been on the Dexion board as a non-Executive Director since 2004.
He has more than 30 years’ experience in fund administration and management having been managing director at Rothschild Asset Management (CI) and HSBC Securities Services (Guernsey) during his extensive career.
Previously chairman of Dominion Group Limited Mr Fuller is an Associate of the Institute of Financial Services and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment.
Commeting on the appointment, Group Managing Director, Ana Haurie said:
“Dexion’s growing reputation in Guernsey has been attracting new business. The increase in demand for our fund management and administration services is driving our expansion there and we are very pleased to have Robin join the team. His experienced background ensures that Dexion Capital Guernsey can continue to offer clients a first rate service in addition to pursuing new opportunities”
RBC Wealth Management boosts Middle East & Levant Desk
RBC Wealth Management, part of Royal Bank of Canada has appointed Yousif Banayoti as a Director for its Middle East & Levant desk.
As a relationship manager, Mr Banayoti will be tasked with extending the business’ reach into the Middle Eastern markets, with a specific focus on the United Arab Emirates, Kuwait and Qatar. Mr Banayoti moves to London from the United Arab Emirates, where he established a book of high net worth and ultra high net worth individuals in the UAE, Egypt and Kuwait for Credit Suisse Private Banking. He previously worked as a financial advisor at Merrill Lynch in London, also focusing on the Middle East market. He will report to Neena Shah, Head of the Middle East & Levant desk.
Mike Moodie, Head of RBC Wealth Management-UK commented: “We have made a considerable investment into our Middle East & Levant desk as part of our strategy to grow our London team of relationship managers. We are seeing an increase in inquiries from the region as individuals continue to seek out our world-class access to a broad range of banking, investment and trust solutions. Yousif brings with him significant market insight and will be a great addition to a growing team.”
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