LONDON May 31 Bank of America Merrill Lynch
has appointed Ben Davies as head of Metals and Mining
for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), according to a memo
seen by Reuters on Wednesday.
Davies, who will join the firm in September, will be based
in London and report to Omar Davis, who was recently appointed
as head of global mining, the memo said.
Davies was previously head of UK Natural Resources Corporate
Finance Group at JP Morgan.
Bank of America has recently reorganised its energy, power
and mining investment banking teams, combining them into a
global natural resources group under the leadership of Julian
A spokesman for Bank of America Merrill Lynch confirmed the
contents of the memo.
(Reporting by Clara Denina; editing by Alexander Smith)