Rothschild Global Advisory, part of the Rothschild & Co Group, has appointed Glen Manning as a managing director of its hedging and derivatives business in the UK.

Manning will take up the new role on 6 February 2017, and will be responsible for heading a team in London that advises clients on the strategy and execution of hedging and derivatives transactions.

Rothschild & Co’s hedging and derivatives business covers the fixed-income, currencies, commodities and index based derivatives.

Manning most recently served at Lloyds Banking Group, where he spent over six years and held the role of a managing director and head of mid-market sales. He previously also worked as head of UK corporate derivatives at JP Morgan.

Rothschild Global Advisory head Robert Leitao said: “It is with great pleasure that we welcome Glen Manning to Rothschild Global Advisory. We are committed to building on our leading position in Debt Advisory and investing resources to help further strengthen our market position.”