UK – The Bank of New York has appointed Karin Russell-Wiederkehr to head up European sales for its new London-based portfolio trading business, G-Port.

G-Port provides global agency portfolio trading and is part of the Bank of New York Securities Group.

Prior to joining G-Port, Russell-Wiederkehr was executive director for sales and marketing at Morgan Stanley International, also in London. There she focused on transition business and portfolio products.

At G-Port she will be managing director and head of European sales.