Connie L. Lindsey was appointed senior vice president of public entities and institutions at Northern Trust, said John O'Connell, spokesman. She is responsible for handling the firm's public, Taft-Hartley, non-profit and correspondent trust clients. She replaced Jana Schreuder, who was promoted to executive vice president of risk management. Ms. Schreuder replaced Perry R. Pero, who is retiring. Ms. Lindsey was director of enterprise relationship management at the firm; the firm is searching for her replacement.
Graham Martin will become a managing director and head of European institutional sales and marketing for Optima Group Holdings on Sept. 1. The position is new; he will be based in the hedge fund of funds' London office. Mr. Martin was business development director of the hedge fund unit of Gartmore PLC. Eoin Brophy, a Gartmore spokesman, said Mr. Martin's replacement hasn't been announced.