Susan Hindle Barone was hired by Credit Suisse First Boston to head its London-based European commercial paper origination group, taking over the duties of Louise Mason, who has moved to the ABCP conduit group. Barone previously worked at Goldman Sachs, where she was responsible for investor marketing. Although Barone reports to Zahra Peerbhoy, she will work closely with Maureen Cohen, CSFB's global head of ABCP origination.
Ed Bankole has joined WestLB as executive director within the credit risk management/structured risk group leading the asset-backed securitization credit and risk assessment initiatives in the Americas. His responsibilities will include oversight of the asset-backed term loan, as well as securities products groups. Bankole, who reports to Stephan Kloock, regional head of structured risk in the Americas, had spent 12 years in the Moody's Investors Service asset finance group. Bankole resigned from Moody's in June.