Julius Baer International has added to its UK team with three new appointments to cover its in London and Dublin bases.
Rupert Watkins has joined as a relationship manager and will focus on UK resident clients. Watkins joins from Barclays, where he worked for five years, most recently as part of the financial institutions team specialising in relationships with hedge fund managers, private equity partners and senior investment bankers.
David Forrest will also join the firm’s Dublin team as relationship manager. Forrest will focus on Irish resident clients. He joins having previouslly spent 7 years in Davy’s private client division where he was responsible for the provision of financial and investment advice to individuals, corporations and charities in his roles as both investment analyst and portfolio manager.
Sandhya Munsami has also been appointed as head of supervision. Munsami joins following eight years at Standard Chartered Private Bank, with her most recent role being head of business controls and supervision in London.
All three will report to Rob Woodthorpe Browne, head of relationship management UK and Ireland.
In welcoming the appointments, David Durlacher, chief executive of Julius Baer UK and Ireland, said: “The domestic opportunity remains key to our long-term strategy in both offices.”