James A. Wylie was named chief marketing officer and executive managing director at Turner Investment Partners, confirmed spokesman Tucker Hewes.
Mr. Wylie will lead the employee-owned firm's sales, client service and marketing activities. The position is new.
Mr. Wylie was executive vice president and global head of sales and marketing at Acadian Asset Management; he left there in June. Churchill Franklin, Acadian executive vice president and COO, said Mr. Wylie's duties have been assumed by other senior members of the firm's sales and marketing team.