Katia Coudray has been appointed chief executive of SYZ Asset Management.
Rose St Louis has become head of new retail distribution at Zurich. She joins from Cofunds where she was a senior key account manager.
Stephen Johnson, managing director of Shawbrook’s commercial mortgages division, has been promoted to deputy chief executive of Shawbrook Bank.
Legal & General Investment Management has made Omar Saeed lead manager of the L&G Dynamic Bond Trust from July 2015, subject to regulatory approval.
Walker Crips has strengthened its investment arm with Alison Pickup as senior investment portfolio manager in its York office.
Matthew Brown has become private client partner to help drive the growth of Thomas Miller Investment’s wealth management services in London.
Workplace Solutions, part of the DeVere Group, has confirmed the appointment of Richard Walter as head of standards and technical.
Rowanmoor Group has welcomed Tony Kehlar as senior sales consultant for the London region.
Columbia Threadneedle Investments, a leading global asset management group, has appointed Mark Nichols portfolio manager in its European equities team.
Distribution Technology has made James Smith head of intermediary account management.
Stuart Ireland is to become sales and marketing director for Arthur J Gallagher Employee Benefits & Wealth Management.
Gill Barr and Mervyn Walker have joined Towers Watson’s UK defined contribution master trust board.
Fenchurch Advisory Partners has appointed Philippe Jacquemard as managing director with effect from 22nd June 2015.
Aviva Investors has made James Tothill head of third-party sales.
Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group is set to appoint Charlie Rozes as group finance director, succeeding Mike Reynolds.
Robin Lincoln is the new portfolio director at Oxford Capital, joining from Lloyds Bank where he managed and exited the bank’s equity portfolio of over 300 companies.
Hogan Lovells has welcomed Sylvain Dhennin as a finance partner in the international debt capital markets (IDCM) team in London.
Investec Asset Management has appointed Justin Simler investment director.
Jupiter has made James Zimmerman manager of the £60m Jupiter UK Smaller Companies Fund, who takes over from Richard Curling.
Alan Cervin has become iPipeline’s new sales director for Europe.
Investment specialist Alpha Portfolio Management has appointed seasoned professional Tony Mann to help with business development.
Investec, the private bank and wealth manager, has strengthened its mortgage team with Robert Evans and Natasha Essex as private bankers. Katie Goodfellow joins as a solicitor.
JO Hambro Capital Management has recruited experienced UK equity investor Michael Ulrich to serve as a fund manager on the JOHCM UK Opportunities Fund.
Mark Whitehead is joining Martin Currie to lead its newly formed equity income team.
The Mansfield Building Society has appointed Jeremy Cross as chairman. The Society has also appointed Colin Bradley as a non-executive director following the retirement of outgoing chairman Nigel Tamplin.
Foundation Home Loans has established a sales development team under director of business development, Paul Brett, to help capitalise on its successful launch in the BTL market.