Paul A. Dow was named CEO of Piper Capital Management, succeeding William H. Ellis who is retiring. Mr. Dow is the company's CIO, a role he will retain. Paula R. Meyer replaces Mr. Ellis as president of Piper Capital. Ms. Ellis is senior vice president and director of marketing, roles she will retain.
Steve Donihee left his position as president of SEI Corp.'s Canadian money management unit, Primus Capital Management. Mr. Donihee declined to comment on his departure or on his future plans.
Patrick Walsh, chairman of Primus and senior vice president for its parent, SEI Financial Services, will assume most of his duties. Mr. Walsh declined to say whose decision it was for Mr. Donihee to leave