Robert Wagner was named executive vice president at Gartmore Global Investments, a new position. He will head the newly formed Gartmore Emerging Managers business unit. Gartmore currently has a partnership with NorthPointe Capital, a value equity shop with $1.3 billion in assets under management. Mr. Wagner was president and CEO at consulting firm PMG Systems. Prior to that, he was president of the U.S. Institutional Markets division at Pilgrim Baxter.