Christopher E. Baggini has been appointed as senior portfolio manager/security analyst at Turner Investment Partners. Baggini previously was the lead portfolio manager of the Aberdeen Equity Long-Short Fund, which won Lipper Fund Awards for the best long/short stock fund for the five-year period ended Dec. 31, 2009, and for the best long/short stock fund for the three-year period ended Dec. 31, 2008.
Wells Fargo announced that Richard Yorke has been named head of Wells Fargo's International Group. Most recently Yorke served as Group General Manager and president and CEO of HSBC Bank (China) Company Limited.
JHS Capital Advisors is expanding its wealth management unit, and hired Cheryl Smith from GunnAllen Financial. Smith specializes in producing qualified retirement plan options for high-net-worth individuals.
The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced that Jeff Heslop has been named the agency's first-ever chief operating officer (COO) for information technology, financial reporting, and records management.