Bain Capital Ventures — Enrique Salem was appointed managing director of the venture capital unit of the Boston-based investment firm. He will be based in Palo Alto, California. Salem will assist in sourcing VC deals, mainly having to do with infrastructure software. He was previously the CEO of Symantec, the security services provider. With the addition of Salem, Bain looks to expand on its software assets, which currently include AppAssure, dynaTrace, SolarWinds, Rapid7, SevOne, TravelClick and VMTurbo. Bain opened its Palo Alto office in July 2011.
BTIG LLC — The New York financial services firm has hired two Lazard Ltd. (NYSE: LAZ) veterans. William Buchanan joins as head of investment banking, while Graham Powis comes aboard as head of capital markets. Buchanan and Graham both spent the last seven years at Lazard. Prior to that, they worked at Cowen Group.