Emmanuel Faure was named chief executive officer for Hong Kong, Singapore and Korea at Fimat Group, a global brokerage firm owned by Societe General Group, Paris. It is a new position. Previously Mr. Faure headed Fimat's Hong Kong and Korea offices, a job he will continue to hold. Toby Lawson was named head of Fimat Australia, replacing Krishnan Rasaratman. Mr. Lawson had been deputy general manager of Fimat Australia; he is not being replaced. Jens Winter was named managing director of Fimat's Asian Clearing Center in Sydney, a new position. Previously he was in charge of the equities back-office operations of Fimat's Frankfurt, Germany, branch; Nicole Heuser will take that position. Nelson Wong was named business development manager for Asia, a new position. He will keep his responsibilities as chief operating officer of the Fimat Asian Zone.