Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, New York, has hired Caryn Weinberg as vice president in charge of human resources services for its CIBC Wood Gundy sales and trading functions in New York City.
Before joining Canadian Imperial, Ms. Weinberg spent three years in a similar capacity for Union Bank of Switzerland, worked with its sales and trading group, investment banking department, and corporate and institutional banking areas.
In addition, Canadian Imperial has hired Michael G. Capatides as general counsel and managing director of CIBC Wood Gundy, the marketing banner that CIBC and its investment dealer affiliate, Wood Gundy Inc., offer credit and capital services to corporations, governments, and institutions globally.
Mr. Capatides, who is partner of Mayer, Brown & Platt's New York practice, will be responsible for all CIBC Woody Gundy legal and compliance matters. He will be based in New York and will join the organization early next month.