UK Takeover Panel Names New Head From Citigroup Ranks

Law360, New York (January 22, 2013, 1:37 PM EST) -- A U.K. regulatory watchdog, the Panel on Takeovers and Mergers, said Tuesday that its new director general will be Philip Robert-Tissot, a banking expert who leads Citigroup Inc.'s deals group for Europe, Middle East and Africa.

Robert-Tissot will assume his new post April, taking a two-year secondment, or British leave of absence, from his post as chairman of Citigroup's Europe, Middle East and Africa mergers and acquisitions, according to a statement.  He brings to the job about 24 years of banking and financial advisory experience in...
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