Manager Moves and Appointments

Steel Partners seeks to remove two Adaptec directors

Steel Partners seeks to remove two Adaptec directors

Steel Partners II has sent a letter to stockholders of Adaptec requesting support for the removal of two directors: chief executive Sundi Sundaresh and Robert Loarie. »


Northern Trust hires David Lester for asset management sales in Canada

Northern Trust hires David Lester for asset management sales in Canada

Northern Trust has appointed David Lester as head of the institutional sales effort for asset management at NT Global Advisors, Canada. »


KKR appoints Jonathan R. Levin as treasurer and head of investor relations

KKR appoints Jonathan R. Levin as treasurer and head of investor relations

KKR has appointed Jonathan R. Levin to the newly created position of treasurer and head of investor relations. »


Proskauer Rose expands global private investment funds practice

Proskauer Rose expands global private investment funds practice

Law firm Proskauer Rose has continued the expansion of its global private investment funds practice with the appointment of Robert Barry as a partner in its London office. »


Law firm Harneys expands BVI litigation team

Law firm Harneys expands BVI litigation team

International offshore law firm Harneys has expanded its litigation and insolvency department in the British Virgin Islands with the addition of three lawyers including one partner. »


Maples appoints head of tax

Maples appoints head of tax

International law firm Maples and Calder has appointed Petrina Smyth in Dublin as head of tax. »


HSBC Private Bank names Chris Allen head of alternative investments

HSBC Private Bank names Chris Allen head of alternative investments

HSBC Private Bank has appointed Chris Allen as managing director and head of HSBC Alternative Investments. »


Gavin St Pier to chair Mercator

Gavin St Pier to chair Mercator

Gavin St Pier, a leading figure in the fiduciary and professional services sector, has taken up the role of non-executive chairman at The Mercator Group. »


Lee Stern joins KKR Asset Management

Lee Stern joins KKR Asset Management

Kohlberg Kravis Roberts has appointed Lee Stern, previously a managing director at GSO Capital Partners, as a director of the firm responsible for originating and structuring mezzanine investments. »


Atrato Advisors hires prime brokerage veteran

Atrato Advisors hires prime brokerage veteran

Atrato Advisors, a provider of hedge fund portfolio research, advisory and risk management solutions, has appointed Hyacinth Chu, an 11-year veteran of the prime brokerage businesses of Morgan Stanley and UBS, as a managing director. »


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