The following financial services industry appointments were announced on Monday. To inform us of other job changes, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
CONSTELLATION WEALTH ADVISORS
The independent multi-family investment company said it hired Christopher Smith as a principal. Smith was a director of the corporate client group at RBC Capital Markets.
LEGAL & GENERAL INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT
Chicago-based investment manager Legal & General Investment Management America said it hired Aaron Meder in a new role as head of U.S. pension solutions. Meder was a managing director and head of asset-liability investment solutions at UBS Global Asset Management.
The law firm said it hired Dallas Parker from Thompson & Knight as a partner in its corporate and securities practice in Houston.
FRANKLIN TEMPLETON INVESTMENTS
The investment company named Adam Gorlyn vice president of its sovereign funds and supranationals group. Gorlyn worked as a portfolio specialist with the Franklin Templeton Fixed Income group.
KNIGHT CAPITAL GROUP INC (NITE.O)
The firm named Didier Bankole vice president of sales for its electronic trading group (ETG) in Europe. Bankole joins Knight from NYSE Euronext (NYX.N) where he was in charge of global account management.
LASALLE INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT
LaSalle Investment Management appointed Andy Watson to the newly created role of head of core funds and separate accounts, continental Europe. Watson previously worked as international director in the company's Paris office.
T. ROWE PRICE GROUP (TROW.O)
The investment management firm named Michael Joehr as a client service executive focused on southern Europe and Switzerland. Most recently Joehr was senior relationship manager with Allianz Global Investors Europe GmbH.