Inside views on the jobs market
The following financial services industry appointments were announced on November 3, linked where possible to personal profiles on LinkedIn. To inform us of other job changes, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
NEEDHAM & CO
The investment bank said Jim Apostolides has joined the firm as a managing director in the mergers and acquisitions group based in New York. He reports to Rick deNey. Most recently, Apostolides was a managing director at Citigroup Inc. STANDARD LIFE INVESTMENTS
The global fund manager named Virginia Holmes as a nonexecutive director. Holmes was previously chief executive of AXA Investment Managers in the United Kingdom. UBS AG The Swiss investment bank named former Lehman Brothers banker Jeff Ren as an executive director for its China investment banking team, according to an internal memo obtained by Reuters on Monday. PENSION CORP
The provider and underwriter of pension solutions named Louise Inward as its general counsel. Inward was formerly head of pensions practice at PricewaterhouseCoopers Legal. GLOBAL PAYMENTS INC
The online credit card transactions processor promoted James Kelly to president and chief operating officer and also named David Mangum as chief financial officer. Joseph Hyde, currently chief financial officer, has been named to the position of president for its international division.