This week in personnel announcements and new hires, SIFMA announced the new officers for its board of directors and Ropes & Gray named two new asset management partners.
Also, Mariner Holdings has announced the launch of Mariner Consulting.
SIFMA Elects New Board Officers
SIFMA has announced that new officers have been elected to its board of directors. Elected as chair was William Johnstone, chairman and chief executive officer, D.A. Davidson Companies; chair-elect, John Rogers, executive vice president, Goldman, Sachs & Co.; vice chair, Timothy Scheve, president and chief executive officer, Janney Montgomery Scott; and treasurer, Gerard McGraw, president, Fidelity Institutional.
In addition, SIFMA announced the election of the following new directors: Jim Allen of Hilliard Lyons; William Caccamise, Bank of America Merrill Lynch; Roger Ochs, HD Vest Financial Services; and John Vaccaro, Wesport Resources. Their terms conclude in 2017.
Ropes & Gray Names Asset Management Partners