Saturday, 20 September 2014
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Mar 14 2013 | 9:45am ET
Man Group has hired Putnam Investments vet Anne Lundberg to head US consultant relations.
Lundberg held a similar position—director of consultant relations—at Putnam, responsible for managing relationships with investment consultants in the Midwestern and Western regions of the United States. Prior to joining Putnam in 2008, she worked for William Blair & Company and before that she was with Capital Guardian Trust Company from 1993 to 2007.
In her new role at Man, Anne will report to Jenny Morton, head of global consultant relations, and Lance Donenberg, head of sales for North America.
Said Morton, in a statement: “We’re thrilled Anne is joining our team. Her relationships and experience in the institutional marketplace will be extremely valuable as we seek to bring our global capabilities to more US consultants and plan sponsors.”
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