Marcelo Pesci and David Rothon joined the fixed-income team of Northern Trust Global Investments, London. Mr. Pesci was appointed senior fixed-income research analyst; he replaces Victoria Stubbs, who left last year to pursue other interests, said Sara Murshed, NTGI spokeswoman. He was a senior credit analyst for the global fixed-income group at Credit Suisse Asset Management Ltd., London. Mr. Rothon was named product manager for non-U.S. active fixed income, a new position. He was a senior associate and product specialist at PIMCO Europe Ltd., London.
Also, Robert S. Gray was named a vice president of business development for the institutional sales division at Northern Trust in Chicago. The position is new. Previously Mr. Gray was director of institutional sales at Strong Capital Management, Menomonee Falls, Wis. No one at Strong was immediately available to say if the vacancy would be filled.