Americas FS

  • JP Donleavy was promoted to Global Head of Recovery and Resolution Planning at BNY Mellon. Prior to this he was managing the US team.
  • John Woods is set to join Citizens Financial Group as CFO, replacing Eric Aboaf. He joins from MUFG, where he is CFO of the Americas. John is in turn replaced at MUFG by Johannes (Johs) Worsoe who was Head of Investment Banking and Markets for the region.
  • Andrew Morgan has added the CFO for Global Markets role to his remit of Americas CFO at Credit Suisse.
  • Kevin Ingram was promoted to CFO at FM Global, replacing Jeffrey Buchill. Previously he served as SVP of Corporate Services.
  • Marty Chavez is appointed as CFO at Goldman Sachs, where he is currently Chief Information Officer. He will replace Harvey Schwartz who became Co-COO.
  • Sarah Smith has been promoted to Head of Compliance at Goldman Sachs, replacing Alan Cohen. She is currently Controller and Chief Accounting Officer and will be succeeded by Brian Lee.
  • David Herzog joins MetLife’s board of directors. Prior to this he was CFO at American International Group Inc.
  • Eric Aboaf has been appointed Group CFO at State Street. He joins from Citizens Bank.

Americas Non-FS

  • Nick Noviello is promoted to CFO at Symantec from his previous position as Chief Intergration officer, replacing Thomas Seifert.
  • Michael Fung joins Neiman Marcus as the Interim CFO and COO replacing Donald T. Grimes. Prior to that he was at 99 Cents Only stores, where he served as Interim CFO and Treasurer.


  • Stephen McGee is appointed CFO at Aegon UK after holding the role on an interim basis since August 2016. Prior to this he was the Finance Director of Existing Businesses.
  • Rachel Lawrence joins AIB as Interim Finance Director replacing Hugh O Donnell. Previously she was Interim Finance Director at Zopa.
  • Craig Bell is appointed CFO at Al Hilal Bank.
  • Tim Kidd joins Alpha FX as CFO from FiveTen Group where he was EMEA CFO.
  • Roger Kibble-White joins Fidelity as the Group Finance Director. Previously he was the EMEA CFO of the Chief Investment Office and Treasury for JPMorgan Chase & Co.
  • Dermot Hanley, Global Technical Controller at GE Capital International, leaves the business to pursue new ventures.
  • Brendan Gilligan becomes CFO for GE Capital International. Prior to this he was the Global Financial Controller.
  • Devesh Mehta, the former EMEA CAO at Nomura international plc, joins Grant Thornton UK as Partner and Head of Business Risk Services for their Financial Services Group.
  • Rolf Marquardt is promoted to acting CFO at Handelsbanken. Previously he was the Chief Compliance Officer.
  • Niclas Neglen becomes CFO Europe for HSBC Private Bank. Previously he led business finance transformation for HSBC globally.
  • Grant Joyce joins HSBC as European CFO, Global Banking & Markets. Previously he was the CFO, International at ICBC Standard Bank.
  • Iain MacKinnon has been promoted to the Group Treasurer at HSBC from his previous role as Head of Tax.
  • Alan Kelly is now the Interim CFO of Global Broking at ICAP. Prior to this he was Head of Client MI of Commercial Banking at Lloyds Banking Group.
  • Jeff Davies is set to join Legal & General as Group CFO from EY where he was senior partner.
  • Andrew Chen, the former Head of Portfolio Planning & Analytics, Restructuring at RBS, joins Mars Capital as the CFO.
  • David MacLean joins Metro Bank as Finance Director. Prior to this he was Head of Finance at Sompo Canopius.
  • Paolo Savini Nicci joins MoneyFarm as CFO. Prior to this, he was at Cabot Square Capital.
  • Ralph Mupita is due to join MTN replacing Brett Goschen as Group CFO in April 2017. Formerly he was CEO for Old Mutual Emerging Markets.
  • Matthew Beechey joins Nationwide as Director of Efficiency and Cost Management. Prior to this he was CFO for the infrastructure functions at Barclays.
  • Reeken Patel is promoted to the CFO position at Novae. Previously he served as Interim CFO and prior to that CRO.
  • Richard Lawrence is promoted within RBS to Head of Accounting Policy. His previous role was Finance Business Lead for IFRS 9 and Legal Entity Rationalisation.
  • Michael Regan moves internally at RBS to become Finance Director at Coutts and Adam & Co. Michael replaces Brian Mullholland who leaves the bank.
  • Cressida Williams joins RWC Partners as the CFO from PwC where she was the COO for the Insurance and Investment Management Practice.
  • Declan Hourican joins Tesco Bank as CFO from RBS where he was the UK Chief Finance & Administrative Officer.
  • Louise Denning is now Deputy Group CFO at Tetragon Financial Group (TFG), joining from WintonGroup where she was Head of Product Accounting and Tax.
  • Caroline Richardson joins The Co-operative Bank as the Chief Accounting Officer from Deutsche Bank where she was UK Finance Director.
  • Peter Bole is due to join Virgin Money as CFO. Previously he was CFO at Tesco Bank.
  • Darren Pope, former CFO of TSB, is appointed by Virgin Money as Non-Executive Director with responsibility for audit, risk, remuneration and nomination.
  • Joanna Baker is due to join Wonga as CFO, replacing Paul Miles. She joins from Worldpay where she was UK CFO.


  • Jessica Uhl is promoted to CFO for Royal Dutch Shell. Previously she was Executive Vice President Finance for their Integrated Gas division.


  • Gerard Yang joins FTLife Insurance Company as the Chief Administrative Officer from MetLife. Prior to this he was the CFO of Hong Kong.


Global Audit

  • Vandana Siney is promoted internally at Barclays to Group Chief Controls Officer. Prior to this she was Global Head of Audit for Operations and Technology.
  • Martyn Scrivens leaves his role as Group Chief Auditor at Credit Suisse. He is replaced internally by Rafael Lopez Lorenzo, previously the Chief Auditor for Technology, Operations and Data.
  • Ian Royle joins JPMorgan as a Managing Director in Global Technology. Previously he was Global Head of Technology, Information and Cyber Risk at Barclays.
  • Scott Strachan joins Legal & General as Head of Internal Audit for the Legal & General Investment Management / Legal & General Investment Management America division. Previously he was Director FS Audit for at KPMG.
  • Amy Ellison joins Legal & General as Head of Audit, Insurance, Savings & LGC. She was previously a Director in PwC’s Insurance & Investment Management team.
  • Colin Newham joins Lloyds Banking Group as Quality Assurance & Methodology Director for Group Audit. He joins from Citi, where he was a Managing Director and Chief Auditor for Private Banking & Institutional Client Group Operations.
  • Mary Hall is set to leave Lloyds Banking Group, where she is Group Audit Director.
  • Steve Evenden, the former Chief Audit Executive at AXA UK, joins MS Amlin as the Chief Internal Auditor.
  • Janet Chapman joins Nationwide as Chief Internal Auditor. Prior to this she was Chief Auditor of the Institutional Clients Group at Citi.
  • Dominic Clarke, Group Chief Risk Officer at AIB, is set to join Standard Chartered as new Group Audit COO.