Kirk Buese was named chief investment officer of Aegon USA Investment Management, spokeswoman Lois Evans said.
The position was created in January, at which point Mr. Buese, global head of illiquids for Aegon Asset Management, was named interim CIO of Aegon USA Investment Management.
Ms. Evans said the permanent position was effective Sept. 7, following a nationwide search. Mr. Buese is based in Baltimore,
She had no further information on a replacement for Mr. Buese’s previous position.