Azalea Capital — The Greenville, South Carolina-based private equity firm hired Barbara Anderson to be controller and chief compliance officer. Anderson, a certified public accountant, will oversee all financial reporting, risk management and regulatory compliance for Azalea and its portfolio companies. Prior to her arrival at Azalea, Anderson spent the majority of her 25-year career in the New England with several well-known companies, including KPMG LLP, as well as Norwalk, Connecticut-based Xerox (NYSE: XRX) and Greenwich, Connecticut-based real estate company Starwood Capital Group.
Evercore (NYSE:EVR) — The New York investment bank tapped Anil Rachwani to be a senior managing director in its technology group beginning in June. He will be based in Evercore's London office. Rachwani was most recently a managing director at JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) where he spent 13 years and led the technology investment banking franchise for Europe, Middle East and Africa.