The tech firm has named Shezad Okhai as chief commercial officer on a fixed term contract to end on 30 June 2024.
As a result of his appointment, he will resign from his position as chief investment officer of Pinetree Capital.
Insurance Authority (IA)
The Hong Kong-based regulator has reappointed Clement Cheung as chief executive.
He will have another three-year term from 15 August 2023 to 14 August 2026.
St James Place (SJP)
The UK wealth manager names Hetal Mehta as head of economic research.
Mehta will join SJP on 21 August and has more than 17 years of experience in economics working across the private and public sector.
Most recently, she worked as a senior European economist at Legal and General Investment Management.
The law firm has strengthened its private wealth practice with the arrival of partner Alastair Glover, who joins the firm in Dubai.
Glover is a private wealth partner with more than 15 years’ experience advising high net worth individuals and families, family offices and trustees on global estate planning and tax efficient investment structures.
He joins the firm from Trowers and Hamlin, where he was a partner based in Dubai.
Nightingales Wealth Management
The advice firm has named Amit Mehta as a director and a financial planner.
He joins from Progeny, where he was financial planner.
Close Brothers Asset Management (CBAM)
Paul Smith has joined as financial planner, based in the wealth firm’s Manchester office.
Prior to joining CBAM, Smith was a director at Brown Shipley.
The family-owned banking group has named Sylvain Matthey-Junod as chairman.
Matthey-Junod joined the board in January 2023 and will replace Thierry Weber, who has been chairman since 2009.
He previously was in charge of legal affairs and compliance at Pictet, Lombard Odier and Syz Bank.
The financial services group has appointed David Vieira as group head of sustainability services.
With more than two decades of experience in marketing, communications and business development, Vieira joined JTC in 2013 and has held a number of senior roles within the group.