David Dinerman joined Probitas Partners in the new positions of CFO and administrative officer, Mr. Dinerman said. He was senior manager at consultant and accounting firm Grant Thornton. He has been replaced by Dan Reid, who has joined Grant Thornton as partner from Standard & Poor's.
Christopher M. Schrobilgen was named director of marketing and sales for Messner & Smith, confirmed Kathleen M. Malkin, managing director, client services. He replaces David Wescoe, who left in spring to become retirement administrator of the $3.5 billion San Diego City Employees' Retirement System. Mr. Schrobilgen, who will also become a member of the company's investment committee, reports to principals John Messner and Ellis Smith. Mr. Schrobilgen was an independent consultant for several years; before that, he was director of marketing at Navallier & Associates, Ms. Malkin said.
Steve Dyson was named senior vice president of European business development for investment management consultant Citisoft. The position is new. Mr. Dyson will manage relationships with outsourcing, hedge fund and wealth management clients, confirmed a spokeswoman who asked not to be named. He was a client executive for Bank of New York. No further details were available at press time, and Bank of New York spokesman Kevin Heine was not able to confirm whether a replacement is being sought.
Paul Morgan joined Evaluation Associates as a senior consultant working with defined benefit and defined contribution clients, said Steven Formanek, director of operations. It is a new position. Mr. Morgan was a senior consultant with Watson Wyatt Investment Consulting. Emily Rieger, spokeswoman for Watson Wyatt, did not return calls seeking information on a replacement for Mr. Morgan.