Alan Colner was named CEO of PensionsFirst's new North America business.
He will be based in New York.
PensionsFirst is a London-based provider of web-based pension risk platforms. Mr. Colner will lead the firm's efforts to offer its PFaroe risk-management system to public and corporate pension plans in the U.S. and Canada.
Mr. Colner was a partner at Compass Advisers, an international investment banking partnership.