Thomas Streiff has joined TIAA-CREF as senior managing director and head of retirement income and product distribution integration, spokesman Stephen Gawlik said in an e-mail.
It is a new position.
Mr. Streiff will work with “leaders of our various businesses serving plan sponsors, financial advisors, individual and institutional investors” to help market TIAA-CREF's retirement products, Mr. Gawlik wrote.
Mr. Streiff had been executive vice president for retirement business solutions at Pacific Investment Management Co., Mr. Gawlik wrote.
Michael Reid, a spokesman for PIMCO, wrote in an e-mail that he couldn't provide additional information.