Emily Schlosser has been hired as chief operating officer at Pershing, the global financial business services provider of BNY Mellon.
She joins from Goldman Sachs where she served as head of change for the global markets division.
The international business of Spain’s Santander has recruited Richard Settle as chief risk officer.
He was previously at security depositary business Euroclear UK and Ireland, where he held a similar role.
Settle will be responsible for operational and credit risk, general and financial crime compliance for both Jersey and Isle of Man branches.
Tom Blathwayt and Kelly Eva have been named as head of sustainability and sustainability manager, respectively.
Blathwayt will lead the sustainability team, including the company’s ESG strategy and responsible investment propositions. He was an associate at systems change business SystemIQ.
Eva has been promoted to sustainability manager at the wealth firm after working as an investment manager in the charity team. She has been at Brewin Dolphin for eight years.
The independent investment research provider has promoted Hortense Bioy to director of sustainability research for the Emea and Apac regions.
In the newly created role, she will be responsible for driving and promoting sustainable research across the two geographies.
Bioy used to work as a director for passive strategies and sustainability research, Europe at the firm; she will be based in London.
Sandringham Financial Partners
Paul Handford has joined the financial planning firm as an advising partner.
He used to work at HSBC in Manchester as an independent financial adviser for over nine years, and held a similar role at Barclays for over four years.
The international financial services group will welcome a global equity income team at the end of 2020.
It will be led by Mark Whitehead, who will also manage the global equity income fund alongside Alan Porter and Laurie Lochtie.
Whitehead will join the firm at the end of the year from Martin Currie, where he served as head of income, when Sanlam will unveil a global equity income fund focusing on sustainable dividends.