Marc Katz, former director-pension investments and benefits finance at General Signal Corp., joined TCW Group.
He will be responsible for marketing and client development of TCW's 401(k) Guided Choice participant investment advisory service among large plan sponsors. Mr. Katz left General Signal in February as part of a restructuring in which the company outsourced its pension assets.
James Wenzler joined Alpha Investment Consulting as consultant and director of research, a new position. He will be in charge of research on financial markets and the monitoring of money managers used by clients.
Mr. Wenzler was with A.O. Smith Corp., where he analyzed, reviewed and reported on the company's $600 million defined benefit plan and $150 million profit-sharing plan. His duties were assumed internally