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Aug 7 (Reuters) - The following financial services industry appointments were announced on Friday. To inform us of other job changes, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
BANK OF AMERICA CORP (BAC.N)
Banc of America Securities-Merrill Lynch Research hired William Bird as senior U.S. advertising, marketing and information services analyst. Bird joins the company from Steinberg Asset Management.
ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND GROUP PLC (RBS.L)
The state-owned lender named former Bank of New York Mellon Corp (BK.N) Chief Financial Officer Bruce Van Saun as its new finance director. [ID:nL7481516]
The banking subsidiary of the HSBC Group (HSBA.L) (0005.HK) said Allison Mahoney has joined the company as a senior vice-president. She was previously at U.S. Trust Company, and will now be based in New York City.
HANG SENG BANK (0011.HK)
Hang Seng Bank said Dorothy Sit, who will become vice-chairman and chief executive of Hang Seng Bank (China) Ltd upon approval of the China Banking Regulatory Commission, has been named non-executive director.
Joseph Poon, managing director and deputy chief executive has resigned and will leave the board effective September 30. It also said Edgar Ancona, non-executive director, has resigned from the company’s board effective September 1. Ancona will be replaced by Iain Mackay.
O‘MELVENY & MYERS LLP
The firm announced that Joel Hogarth, a finance and restructuring lawyer, joined as a partner in its Asia practice. Hogarth comes to O‘Melveny from White & Case, and will be based in Singapore.
The law firm said Duane-David Hough has joined the firm’s intellectual property practice as a partner in the New York office. He comes to Mayer Brown from Fish & Richardson.
The provider of online trading services has appointed Graham Beale and Vincent Sangiovanni as directors, Institutional Sales.
The wealth management firm said that Lady Emily Compton, former social editor at Tatler, is joining the company. (Reporting by Brenton Cordeiro in Bangalore)