Michael Wright has joined money manager TCW Group as senior vice president and senior institutional marketer, TCW spokesman Doug Morris said Friday.
The position is new, and Mr. Wright will be based in New York. Mr. Wright will focus on managing relationships with institutional clients on the East Coast for the Los Angeles-based money management firm.
Mr. Wright will report to Joseph Carieri, managing director and head of institutional distribution and marketing.
Mr. Wright was senior vice president at HSBC Asset Management, responsible for managing the firm’s investment strategies to pension funds, endowments, foundations and corporate strategies.
Calls to HSBC spokesman Robert Sherman were not immediately returned as to whether a replacement had been named for Mr. Wright.