Chris Yiannakou was named head of consultant relationships at UBS Global Asset Management, according to company spokesman Oliver Gadney.
The position is new.
Mr. Yiannakou will report to Merle Cockerill, managing director and global head of consultant relationships and communications.
Mr. Yiannakou was consultant relations director at Pioneer Investments, where he had been since 2005, according to a Pioneer spokeswoman. Pioneer is searching for a replacement, she said.