LONDON, 10 March, 2011 – Panmure Gordon & Co., a leading independent institutional stockbroker and investment bank, is pleased to announce the appointment of Brett Jacobs as a director in the firm’s corporate broking team.

Mr Jacobs joins the firm from RBC Capital Markets and has over 15 years industry experience, including at Hoare Govett and Merrill Lynch.

Adam Pollock, managing director in Panmure's corporate broking team commented; “We are delighted to welcome Brett to Panmure Gordon’s full service corporate broking team. In addition to a deep understanding of corporate broking, he brings a strong background in natural resources and an outstanding client service ethic which will complement our franchise greatly.”