Eric Petroff left investment consultant Wurts & Associates, where he was chief strategist, according to a news release from Wurts.
The news release provided no explanation for Mr. Petroff's departure. Wurts President and CEO Jeffrey MacLean couldn't immediately be reached for comment. Reached by telephone, Mr. Petroff declined to comment.
Mr. Petroff's responsibilities will be “absorbed by our existing investment research team which is led by our chief investment officer, Jeffrey Scott,” Mr. MacLean said in the news release.
Mr. MacLean thanked Mr. Petroff for his “contributions to our firm,” and expressed confidence that “he will find a position where he can contribute his considerable talents.”