Updated Sept. 28, 2011
Robert E. Alan was named managing director and head of consultant relations at Cutwater Asset Management, and Michael Sheridan was named vice president of institutional marketing, confirmed Christopher P. Keating, managing director and head of global sales and distribution.
Messrs. Alan and Sheridan will begin Oct. 17.
Mr. Alan is a senior vice president and consultant relations manager in the global institutional management group of Putnam Investments. He will not be replaced, said Jon Goldstein, Putnam spokesman. Mr. Alan could not be reached by press time.
Mr. Sheridan was director of institutional marketing at Columbia Management. Columbia spokesman Ryan Lund declined to comment.
Separately, Charlie Hannigan was named managing director, institutional sales, at Cutwater. He was a director of new business development at Caxton Associates, where there are no plans to replace him, according to Caxton spokeswoman Toby Young.
Also, Jerry Thunelius was named managing director of portfolio management, overseeing Cutwater's traditional strategies and its Taft-Hartley segment. He was managing partner and head of fixed income at TCP Global Investment Management. Efforts to reach TCP Global were unsuccessful.