San Francisco City & County Employees' Retirement System is looking to hire three security analysts for its $14.2 billion pension fund - two for alternative investments and one for quantitative/risk management, said David Kushner, deputy director of investments. The alternatives analysts will replace Herb Meiberger, who retired last month but remains a board member, and Wen Ling Chin, who left the fund in December. The quant/risk management position has been vacant for three years. Each position pays from $71,552 to $86,996. The deadline for applications is Feb. 13; more details can be found at www.sfgov.org/site/sfers_index.asp?id=37273.
Scott A. Fenn was named managing director of policy at Proxy Governance, a new position. Mr. Fenn, who retired as president and CEO of the Investor Responsibility Research Center in 2001, will be a senior member of the team developing and applying policies for the firm's research and voting recommendations. He resigned from Proxy Governance's policy council advisory body. "It hasn't been determined" how he will be replaced on the council, said Ronald C. Kuykendall, vice president-marketing and communications. Mr. Fenn served last year as a consultant to the IRRC board on issues related to the formation of the IRRC Institute for Corporate Responsibility. "I have expertise on both social policy and to a lesser extent on corporate governance," said Mr. Fenn in an interview. "With corporate governance, I've delved into executive pay. ... I think what PGI is looking for is the overall experience I have in helping to identify situations outside norm on governance issues. and looking at interesting pay plans."