Mr. Martin will be principal financial officer and report to Janus Chairman and CEO Steven Scheid, the filing said.
Samantha Burden was hired as a research analyst by Merrill Lynch Investment Managers' global equity team, according to spokeswoman Annabel Tuck. Ms. Burden will be responsible for investments in the global retail sector, a new position in the 10-person group. Ms. Burden will report to Ian Rowley, MLIM's head of global equity. She was a fund manager at M&G Investment Management. Asmita Kapadia, spokeswoman for M&G, did not respond to requests for information on Ms. Burden's replacement.
John Randall joined Principal Financial Group as vice president of sales in the firm's Seattle office. Terri Shell, a spokeswoman, declined to say whom Mr. Randall replaced. He was vice president and regional sales director for Prudential Retirement. Prudential spokesman Michael Hanretta didn't return phone calls requesting information about a replacement by press time.