Dresdner RCM Global Investors, San Francisco, will look inward for a new head of U.S. equity research to replace Ian R. Vose, who was named CIO effective April 1. Dawn Vroegop, director of marketing, said officials hope to make an internal promotion. No recruiter has been engaged. Mr. Vose is replacing William Price, who will become chairman emeritus after a six-month sabbatical. Upon his return, Mr. Price will begin to develop an absolute return investment strategy.
Mr. Vose is global head of research and head of U.S. equity research at Dresdner RCM. Responsibility for the global role will be assumed by Andreas Utermann, global CIO for equities of parent Allianz Dresdner Asset Management.