Roelli to head up Pictet financial research
**Roelli takes over as head of investment policy at Pictet**
SWITZERLAND – Alfred Roelli has been appointed to head up the financial research department at Geneva based Pictet & Cie, replacing Philippe Treyvaud, who is retiring at the end of the year.
Roelli, who joins from Deutsche Bank Private Banking in Frankfurt, where he was head of investment policy, will work in conjunction with Pierre-Yves Bacchetta, head of investment policy at Pictet.
**Euronext NV appoints new director of communications**
NETHERLANDS – Amsterdam based Euronext NV has appointed Samer Iskandar as director, head of corporate communications.
Iskandar joins from the London based Financial Times, where he was a journalist for six years. At Euronext he will define and conduct the group’s communication strategy towards the media.
**Rodamco Asia selects de Boer as new chief executive**
NETHERLANDS/SINGAPORE – Subject to the approval of De Nederlandsche Bank, Singapore based Rodamco Asia has proposed appointing Ton de Boer as chief executive officer (CEO).
The position has remained vacant since the death of Eoghan M McMillan in October.
De Boer joins from ABN Amro Bank Asia Pacific where he was most recently CEO, having been in the ABN Amro group for 31 years.