Aviva Investors adds U.K. equities fund manager
trueSimon Young joined Aviva Investors as U.K. equities fund manager.
University of California's head of hedge funds leaving
trueLynda Choi, the University of California's managing director and head of hedge funds, is leaving her position.
Imperial County Employees issues call for new retirement administrator
trueImperial County Employees’ Retirement System is searching for a new retirement administrator..
Nordea Asset Management hires institutional business director
trueDavid Crawford was named director, institutional business at Nordea Asset Management.
TIAA Henderson Real Estate appoints head of Asia-Pacific business development
trueCarsten Kebbedies was named head of business development, Asia-Pacific for TIAA Henderson Real Estate in Singapore.
BlackRock taps Japan Post chief as its new country head for Japan
trueYoshiyuki Izawa was named chairman, representative director and country head of Japan at BlackRock, effective May 18.
Aon Hewitt hires head of large clients in delegated consulting team
trueMike Rogers joined Aon Hewitt as a partner and head of large clients in the firm's delegated consulting services team, a spokeswoman said.
AMP Capital appoints head of distribution for U.K. and Europe
trueJohn Angell was named head of distribution for the U.K. and Europe at AMP Capital, said a spokeswoman for the firm.
Aegon USA Investment Management names head of distribution
trueTom Neukranz joined Aegon USA Investment Management as head of distribution, a news release said.
Voya Financial taps former Great-West president as CEO of retirement
trueCharles P. Nelson was named CEO of retirement for Voya Financial, effective May 1.
J.P. Morgan Asset Management adds client portfolio manager
trueGilles Drukier was appointed client portfolio manager for European fixed-income insurance solutions at J.P. Morgan Asset Management, a spokeswoman said.
Kentucky Retirement Systems executive director to retire at end of 2015
trueWilliam A. Thielen, executive director of the Kentucky Retirement Systems, Frankfort, plans to retire by the end of 2015, said David Peden, chief investment officer.
UPS absolute-return portfolio manager to join Penso Advisors
trueLeo R. Svoboda will join tail-risk specialist hedge fund manager Penso Advisors in mid-May as a macro analyst, said Max Hilton, a Penso spokesman, in an e-mail.