Succession Group has made James Stevenson its group operating director. He joins from Sesame Bankhall where he was director of adviser technology propositions.
VitalityLife, the business formerly known as PruProtect, has made two senior promotions: Deepak Jobanputra, formerly product and actuarial director, is now deputy chief executive, while Justin Taurog, previously distribution and marketing director is now managing director for sales and distribution.
Rob Bickerstaffe has become the nineteenth consultant for North West-based Ludlow Wealth Management.
Newton Investment Management has brought Henrietta Jowitt and Susan Noble as independent non-executive directors onto its board.
Rathbone Brothers has welcomed Sarah Owen-Jones to the new role of chief risk officer.
Joseph Molloy has become head of passive equity for HSBC Global Asset Management.
Customer operations manager Laura Mortlock will oversee Shawbrook Bank’s new dedicated loan management team.
Pictet Asset Management has appointed Emrah Kagitcibasi as a senior investment manager in the London-based emerging market debt team.
Julian Cork has become chief operating officer for peer-to-peer mortgage lender Landbay.