Ex-Fifth Third Bank Chief Joins Grant Thornton

He initiated and successfully finalized the merger of First Charter Corporation, where he had been president and CEO, with Fifth Third Bank, a $120B Midwestern regional bank holding company.


Calamos Asset Management appoints two independent directors

"We are quite pleased to have Kim and Bill join our Board. They each contribute decades of asset management industry expertise, will enrich the dialogue among Board members and add value for the shareholders of Calamos Asset Management," stated


Barclays boosts US Financial Institutions team

He joins Barclays from National Australia Bank, where he was a Director in the Financial Institutions team managing relationships with major Canadian banks and regional and national US banks.


Knight picks new directors

Knight Capital has selected three new directors, including the chief executive of TD Ameritrade, three weeks after Knight received a $400m injection from outside investors, according to people familiar with the matter.


Brown Brothers Harriman expands wealth management team

He will co-Chair BBH’s Asset Allocation Committee with Chief Investment Strategist, Scott Clemons, and will report directly to Charlie Izard, Partner responsible for Wealth Management. He will be based in BBH’s New York office.