J. Victor Thompson, director of global fixed income, and Heydon Traub, head of global asset allocation, are among several investment professionals who have left State Street Global Advisors, Boston, through parent State Street Corp.'s early retirement and voluntary severance package.
Sean Flannery, director of product engineering, replaced Mr. Thompson, and Eric Brandhorst, director of research on the global structured products area, will take over for Mr. Traub.
Also departing are Anne Eisenberg, Doug Holmes, Mark Talbot and Joseph Marvan. Jim May, co-portfolio manager, will replace Ms. Eisenberg as global structured products portfolio manager; and Arlene Rockefeller, head of the enhanced equity evaluation group, will assume Mr. Holmes' duties as head of the enhanced equities group. Vincent Kok, head of the global bond group, takes over for Mr. Talbot as head of international fixed income; and Michael Wands, U.S. core fixed-income manager, will handle Mr. Marvan's role as head of U.S. core fixed income.
Further details were not available.