Jane Higgins has been promoted to partner and Jessica Kerslake to counsel in the London-based pensions team of Allen & Overy.
Higgins joined the firm in March 2007 and was made a senior associate in May 2012. She graduated from Oxford University with a BA in jurisprudence. Kerslake joined Allen & Overy as a trainee in 2004...
Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) interim chief executive Chris Woolard is set to leave the FCA after seven years at the regulator.
Smart has promoted chief operating officer (COO) Jamie Fiveash to the role of UK chief executive (CEO).
Trish Houston has been appointed as chief operating officer (COO) at Law Debenture and will also join its board as an executive director.
The UK Sustainable Investment and Finance Association (UKSIF) has appointed James Alexander as its chief executive officer (CEO).