Kazuo Koshi was appointed executive chairman of the board of directors for MUFG Americas Holdings and its U.S. banking subsidiary, MUFG Union Bank. Masahiro Kuwahara also joined the board of directors.
Brian Blend joined Hitachi Capital America as regional controller, technology finance. Blend previously served at Freeland Contracting Company, Nickolas Savko and Sons, Black Box Network Services and Xentry Systems Integration.
Alvarez & Marsal Taxand appointed Lewis J. Greenwald managing director of its international tax practice. Greenwald previously served as a partner at DLA Piper, Mayer Brown, Sullivan & Worcester and PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Mo Habbas joined AlixPartners as a managing director. Habbas will add experience in the private equity market to the firm’s EMEA performance improvement practice and will be based in AlixPartners’ London office.