May 8 (Reuters) - The following financial services industry appointments were announced on Thursday. To inform us of other job changes, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
STANDARD & POOR'S
The rating agency, which is a division of publisher McGraw-Hill Cos Inc MHP.N, appointed R. Ravimohan as managing director and region head, South & Southeast Asia, based in Mumbai.
Ravimohan joined Standard & Poor's in August 2007, from Indian rating and research firm CRISIL.
The UK-based private equity group said Ivan Heywood will succeed Adrian Johnson as Chief Executive.
Heywood has worked with Johnson for 17 years, the company said.
BANK OF BARODA (BOB.BO)
The state-run bank in India said the federal government has appointed M.D. Mallya as the chairman and managing director of the bank.
Mallya was earlier the chairman and managing director of state-run Bank of Maharashtra (BMBK.BO). [nBOM54323]
The independent private merchant banking group appointed Peter Cawdron to the board as a partner with immediate effect. Cawdron was appointed chairman of Punch Taverns (PUB.L) in February 2007 and is currently a non-executive director on the boards of The Capita Group (CPI.L), Johnston Press (JPR.L) and others.
The company also appointed Eric Schots to the main Group board. Eric is the co-founder and chief executive of Carlton Capital Partners, the investment management arm of Carlton.
The asset management services company appointed Lucy Cooke as a client service director on the UK Institutional Team.
Cooke was previously a senior relationship manager at Northern Trust Global Investments Europe Ltd. (Compiled by Nachiket Kelkar in Bangalore)