Goldman promotes its queen of M&A

Karen Cook, a prolific City dealmaker and one of the most senior women at Goldman Sachs, has been promoted to chairman of investment banking, according to an internal memo.


Kinetic Partners appoints new MD

Kinetic Partners, a division of Duff & Phelps, has appointed Adrian Johnson as a Managing Director in the firm’s London office.


ERS lures Aviva exec

Motor insurer ERS has appointed Alex Hardy as head of business development in the South of the UK.


CEO Thomas Dundon Departs From Santander Consumer

The company even stated that it will buy back Dundon's 10 % stake in Santander Consumer, which was worth about $928 million at the close of Thursday's trading. Santander Consumer is owned by Santander Holdings USA, a unit of the Spanish bank, Ba