Makena Capital Management, a global endowment investment management firm overseeing more than USD20 billion of assets for clients worldwide, has appointed Pamela Peedin, a former CIO at Dartmouth College and Boston University, to the firm’s Board of Directors.
Moves & Appointments
Global investor services group IQ-EQ has made two senior appointments in its Amsterdam office. Stefan de Kort joins IQ-EQ as Director, Fund Services, while Laurens de Lange – who joined the group in 2018 – has been promoted to Compliance Leader for the Netherlands. Both will be members of the local leadership team.
The East Carolina University (ECU) Foundation has appointed Mary Ann Best as the chair of its investment committee.
Fund data management company Kneip has appointed Enrique Sacau as CEO, with current CEO, Neil Ward, stepping away to focus on the growth of his own consultancy.
Quotevine, a SaaS (software as a service) provider for automotive, asset and consumer finance companies, has appointed Tom Jones as Chief Operating Officer, reporting to CEO Daniel Layne.
Franklin Templeton has appointed Adam Spector as EVP, Head of Global Distribution, overseeing global retail and institutional distribution, including marketing and product strategy, reporting to President and CEO Jenny Johnson.
MFS Investment Management continues to grow its team in Europe with the appointment of Carsten Uekermann as director of international accounts, covering MFS' key global partners in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
HSBC Global Asset Management has appointed Luther Bryan Carter (Bryan) as Head of Global Emerging Markets Debt (EMD), effective immediately.
Mashreq, a leading financial institutions in the UAE, has appointed James Pearson as the Head of Financial Institutions (FI) and Non-Banking Financial Institutions (NBFI), part of the bank's Corporate and Investment Banking Group (CIBG).