David Puth joined State Street Corp. as an executive vice president and head of investment research, securities finance and trading activities worldwide, said spokeswoman Carolyn Cichon. The position is new.
According to a news release, Mr. Puth will also join the companys senior strategy and policymaking team. Mr. Puth was president of the Eriska Group, an investment advisory and risk management consulting firm he started in 2007 after leaving JPMorgan Capital Partners, where he managed the banks proprietary investments in a portfolio of hedge funds. With Mr. Puths departure, Eriska Group has been closed.