Frederick A. Stewart was named senior vice president and defined contribution practice leader at investment consulting firm LCG Associates, spokeswoman Lauren M. Cangelosi said.
In addition to serving as the firm's first defined contribution practice leader, Mr. Stewart is responsible for conducting capital market and asset class research, and investment manager due diligence.
Mr. Stewart reports to Edward F. Johnson, president and CEO at LCG.
Previously, Mr. Stewart was a managing director for the southeast region at Portfolio Evaluations Inc. The firm is seeking a replacement for Mr. Stewart, said Fana Horenbein, controller and director of human resources at PEI.