Company: Ariel Investments
New Director: Heather Tookes
Tookes, a professor of finance at the Yale School of Management, was elected to the board of directors for Chicago-based Ariel.
Company: Active Weighting Advisors
New Hire: Ben Phillips
Phillips joined New York City-based Active Weighting Advisors as chief investment officer after PMing at Goldman Sachs Asset Management. Active Weighting Advisors is developing an ETF family under the EventShares
Company: Impact Shares
New Hire: Eric Bennett
Dallas-based Impact Shares welcomed
Bennett to the team.
Company: DoubleLine Capital
New Hire: Joel Pena
LA-based DoubleLine as head of institutional and intermediary investor relations in Latin America and the Caribbean. He previously worked at Robeco.
Company: Russell Investments
New Hire: Michelle Seitz
Seattle-based Russell as CEO, succeeding Len Brennan
. She will add the title of chairman at the beginning of the new year.
Company: Voya Investment Management
New Hire: Dina Santoro
New York-based Voya as managing director and head of product and marketing strategy. She previously led product strategy and distribution at Pru unit QMA.
Company: Wasatch Advisors
Retiring: Jeff Cardon
Cardon will retire
from Salt Lake City-based Wasatch on December 31.
Promoted: Jim Crowley
On August 30 Pershing CEO Lisa Dolly promoted
Crowley to chief operating officer of the BNY Mellon unit.
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