Singer & Friedlander Investment Manage-ment has appointed Dominic Fisher as head of UK equities. Fisher joins from Merrill Lynch Investment Managers, where he was head of charities. He replaces Richard Moore, who left for Old Mutual Asset Managers last month.
Gartmore has app-ointed Edwin Doeg as head of UK retail sales. Doeg has been at Gart-more since 1987 and has been promoted from sales director. Reporting to Graham Kane, he replaces Simon Goodge, who has left to head the sales team for Philips & Drew's retail launch.
New Star Asset Management has recruited Garry White-field as head of retail marketing. He joins from Keydata, where he was also head of marketing. Prior to Keydata, White-field was marketing manager at Hill Samuel Asset Management. His resp-onsibilities will include IFA marketing.
Bates Investment has made six appointments to its marketing, PR and client service teams. Lynda Sowden has been made marketing manager, Catherine Bollard and Patrick Duffy have joined the campaign co-ordination team while Amanda MacKenzie will join as a corporate marketing executive. Caroline Fry has been made client services manager and Paul Illot joins the PR team.