Inside views on the jobs market
Job Bank – Oct. 1
The following are recent job changes within the financial industry, linked where possible to personal and company profiles on LinkedIn. To inform us of other job changes, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
FEDERAL AGRICULTURAL MORTGAGE CORP
Farmer Mac appointed Michael Gerber as acting president and chief executive officer, succeeding Henry Edelman, effective immediately. Gerber will continue to serve as chief executive of Farm Credit of Western New York, an association in the Farm Credit System.
EVERCORE PARTNERS INC
The U.S. merger advisory firm hired Ray Newton III as senior managing director in its private equity group, Evercore Capital Partners. Newton was previously with Perseus LLC. His appointment is effective Oct. 1 and he will be based in New York.
BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON CORP
The financial services company hired Simon Putt, previously with Fidelity International, as director, head of UK Institutional Client Relationship Management. Putt will be based in London.
CAPITAL & REGIONAL PLC
The British property fund manager promoted Charles Staveley to group finance director effective Oct. 1. He was deputy finance director with the company earlier.
RESIDENTIAL FINANCE CORP
The mortgage lender hired Mindy Hoffman as director of operations closing – post closing and promoted Tim Jolliffe to director of operations – processing and pipeline management. Hoffman was previously with U.S. Bancorp.
SG PRIVATE BANKING
The wealth management arm of Societe Generale Group hired Jiro Sekino as executive director of Trust Services Department at SG Private Banking Japan Ltd. He was previously with STB Wealth Partners Co Ltd.
KILN (UK) HOLDINGS LTD
The insurance and reinsurance underwriting group appointed Charles Franks as chief executive and Edward Creasy as chairman of its unit Kiln Group. The appointments will be effective from January 1, 2009.
The joint venture between Lazard Ltd
The private equity firm hired several former HSBC Holdings Plc
BROWN BROTHERS HARRIMAN
The investment management firm named Audrey Childe-Freeman, formerly senior European economist at Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce’s
The financial services group promoted Jean-Pierre Mustier to head global investment management and services and said he will be appointed chairman and chief executive of Societe Generale asset management. It also named Philippe Collas as senior adviser to Societe Generale’s CEO Frederic Oudea. Societe Generale hired Francoise Mercadal-Delasalles as head of operating efficiency and innovation. She was previously with Caisse des Depots group.
The specialty insurer named Stephen Gauster senior vice president and chief corporate counsel, effective immediately. Previously Gauster was with Prudential Financial Inc
The largest remaining U.S. savings and loan named Paul Perrault chief executive.
The fiduciary pension fund service provider unit of Dutch insurer Aegon NV