Tom Pipich formed T.R. Pipich & Associates, an investment consulting firm that will provide traditional institutional consulting, Mr. Pipich said. He will consider adding investment management capabilities such as a fund of funds in the future. Mr. Pipich was vice president and client consultant at Manning & Napier, and before that he was a consultant for Buck Consultants for 10 years.
Tony DeMarino, marketing specialist at Berger Financial Group, replaced Mr. Pipich at Manning & Napier.