Blank Rome LLP— James Odell has jumped to the law firm's New York office as a partner in the finance, restructuring and bankruptcy group. He was previously at New York financial services Depository Trust & Clearing Corp. In this role, he will be co-head of the financial services industry team. Blank Rome is headquartered in Philadelphia.
Carlyle Group LP — The Washington, D.C. private equity firm opened an office in Jakarta, Indonesia. Rajiv Louis, who joined Carlyle in 2013, is at the helm of the new location. Previously, Louis worked at UBS AG for 10 years where he went on to be head of investment banking in Indonesia. Before that, he was as a research analyst at Schroders plc. He has also worked for Goldman Sachs & Co. (NYSE:GS) and Salomon Smith Barney in Singapore.