ConvergEx Adds To Plan Sponsor Sales Team

Jul 28 2010 | 9:10am ET

Technology company ConvergEx Group has hired Jeff Pettiford as a senior vice president in plan sponsor sales. In his new role, Pettiford is located in Chicago and is responsible for sales and business development for ConvergEx's transition management and commission recapture services throughout the Midwest.

Previously, Pettiford was with PNC Capital Advisors, where he served as a managing director in the firm’s Taft-Hartley services division. Prior to that, he worked with Lynch, Jones & Ryan, a predecessor firm of ConvergEx Group. 
 
“We are delighted to announce Jeff’s return to ConvergEx,” said Frederick Bailey, global head of plan sponsor sales at ConvergEx.  “His solid experience and considerable industry relationships further strengthens our team as we continue to expand our presence in the region.”

ConvergEx's transition management and commission recapture offerings service over 2,000 client funds whose assets under management total more than $3 trillion. Clients include annuities, pension plans, pension schemes, endowments and mutual funds.


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