Sunday, 21 September 2014
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Jun 4 2010 | 9:10am ET
Cambridge, Mass.-based consulting firm NEPC has hired Sean Ruhmann as a senior consultant in the firm’s alternative investments research group.
Ruhmann joins NEPC from Goldman, Sachs & Co. where he was a vice president in the investment banking division.
“Throughout his career at Goldman Sachs and Banc of America Securities, Sean has been providing innovative advice to his clients, particularly in the areas of private markets and real estate,” said Erik Knutzen, chief investment officer of NEPC.
NEPC advises over $50 billion in alternative assets across more than 190 retainer relationships in the corporate, public, Taft-Hartley and endowment markets.
Aug 25 2014 | 11:21am ET
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