Laurent Gilbert will be joining the firm in mid-May as head of European sales for Asia Equity ex-Japan. Based in Paris, Gilbert will report to co-heads of Asian equity sales Stephen Hunt and Takeshi Imatoki.
In New York, Sam Ramsey has been promoted to head of equity sales for Asia ex-Japan, while in Hong Kong, Sandra Koo joins as a senior sales person from Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein.
In Korea, Nomura has hired Peter Kim as a senior sales person and Julie Seoul as a sales trader. Both were previously with Salomon Smith Barney.
In Taiwan, Albert Lee has joined the team, concentrating on domestic sales, and Jennifer Ho and Richard Cappo have been recruited...