Global law firm Ropes & Gray has promoted six attorneys to counsel. Their experience spans private equity, hedge funds, finance, asset management, real estate, tax and estate planning.
Moves & Appointments
Sarasin Asset Management, the US-client subsidiary of Sarasin & Partners, has hired experienced investment professional Sean McCaffrey, to be based in the US.
Strategic Wealth Partners Group, an independent wealth management firm based in both the Chicago and Milwaukee areas, has promoted Michael Karmin, CFA, CFP, to Principal of the firm.
Finantix, a provider of technology to the wealth management, insurance and banking industries, has made two new senior hires in Asia Pacific and Europe with Michael Gantenbein joining as Account Delivery Director in Singapore and Gareth Williams as Business Development Director in the UK.
Deutsche Bank Wealth Management has appointed Boris Kwok as Group Head, North Asia, with a focus on China.
BBVA USA has appointed Jorge Unda as Chief Investment Officer of its asset management units. In his new role, Unda will be responsible for overseeing the asset management functions of both the bank's Asset Management & Trust division and those of BBVA Wealth Solutions, a registered investment adviser affiliate of the bank.
Kathleen Fisher is to retire as Head of Wealth and Investment Strategies at Bernstein Private Wealth Management (Bernstein), effective 27 March, 2020, with her responsibilities transferring to Aaron Bates, Senior Managing Director; Alex Chaloff, Head of Alternative Asset Strategies; and Beata Kirr, Head of Core Asset Strategies.
Barings has appointed Patrick Hoefling to the new role of Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective immediately.
Dillon Eustace has appointed three new partners across its Corporate and M&A, Tax and Litigation & Dispute Resolution practices.
Eaton Vance Management (International) Limited (EVMI), a subsidiary of Eaton Vance Corp (EV), has opened a Dublin office under Eaton Vance Global Advisors Limited (EVGA).