Oct 6 (Reuters) - Lloyds Private Banking, a unit of Lloyds Banking Group Plc, hired Jon Wingent as head of portfolio specialists.
Wingent was most recently with Close Brothers Asset Management as an investment director.
Wingent will become a senior member of the wealth investment office at Lloyds, the company said on Thursday.
He will report to Markus Stadlmann, chief investment officer. (Reporting by Laharee Chatterjee)