People: Banks Still Hiring
Headhunters noted an unusually brisk summer for investment banks as they continued to scrap for talent throughout the region. Salaries are being bid up, especially in Brazil, which appeared set to return to the compensation inflation of 2007.
tapped M&A specialist Francisco Salas from
UBS as an MD to cover LatAm clients. He was previously an MD at
the Swiss bank, which he joined in 1996. And Jean-Marc
Dreyer was appointed as a senior member of its LatAm
investment banking team, focused on strategic advisory coverage
in Brazil. He will focus on oil & gas and metals &
mining, based in São Paulo. He was previously at BNP
Paribas, where he was director and head of power and natural
resources in Brazil.
Elsewhere, JPMorgan appointed former US
senator and HUD secretary Mel Martínez
as chairman for Florida, Mexico, Central America and the
Caribbean. He will serve on JPMorgans executive committee
and be the firms senior executive for the region,
covering large corporations, non-profits and governments.
And Dan Zelikow is returning to
JPMorgan as head of a new...
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