Jeffrey Scott was named CIO of the $29.4 billion Alaska Permanent Fund Corp., Juneau, effective Nov. 17.
He replaces Richard Shafer, who retired in August. Mr. Shafer was named director of investments at the $5.9 billion New Hampshire Retirement System, Concord, in September.
Mr. Scott founded financial management and consulting business JCS Advisors, and previously was CEO and CIO of Tahoma Capital, a $245 million global multistrategy hedge fund. A JCS spokes-man could not be reached by press time.