Paul Blaustein was named senior portfolio manager at Columbia Management Group, New York. He is lead manager of the Columbia Young Investor and the Columbia Growth Stock funds and institutional active large-cap growth equity separate accounts. He replaced Erik Gustafson, who resigned for personal reasons.
Mr. Blaustein was a portfolio manager at Atlantic Whitehall Funds, a subsidiary of Atlantic Trust Private Wealth Management, New York. Marsha Askins, director of marketing and communications at Atlantic Trust, did not return a call by press time seeking Mr. Blaustein's replacement.