John P. Jackson was named senior vice president in Callan Associates' fund sponsor consulting group, confirmed spokeswoman Nancy Malinowski.
It is a new position. Mr. Jackson started Monday.
Mr. Jackson will be responsible for consulting to all types of large public and corporate defined benefit plans and will report to Kevin Dolsen, senior vice president and manager of Callan's Chicago office.
Ms. Malinowski said Callan has brought in a lot of new clients recently and hired Mr. Jackson as part of that continuing expansion.
Mr. Jackson was most recently director and senior consultant at Asset Consulting Group. Michael Christ, chief investment officer at Asset Consulting Group, did not return a telephone call by press time.