Two recruits have added to JPMorgan Investor Services’ 50-strong client management team in the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region. The bank has appointed Brian Turburville and Alexandra de Jonge van Ellemeet. Turburville joins as pensions business manager for EMEA from Cigna International Investment Advisors, where he was director of international securities for 20 years. Based in London, Turburville will report to Ann Doherty, regional client management executive at JPMorgan Investor Services. Brian will be responsible for all client relationships in the UK, Dutch and Swiss pensions markets. De Jonge van Ellemeet joins from Goldman Sachs Asset Management Group in London, where she was a client relationship manager. Prior to joining Goldman Sachs, de Jonge van Ellemeet spent nine years with ABN Amro Bank. Reporting to Brian Turburville, she will be responsible for the Dutch pension fund market.
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A squeeze on skilled talent means it now takes an average of seven weeks to fill open permanent roles in finance in the UK according to new research from financial services recruitment firm Robert Half.