Marc Fiore was named managing director, global head of marketing for Parametric Portfolio Associates in the U.S. and Australia, said Robert Breshock, a firm managing director, in an e-mail Monday.
It is a new position. He reports to James Barrett, managing director and head of client development.
Prior to joining Parametric, Mr. Fiore was executive director, global head of strategic marketing at MSCI where he spearheaded marketing efforts in the smart beta and exchange-traded fund areas.
Michael Jalili, a spokesman for MSCI, could not immediately provide comment as whether a replacement has been found for Mr. Fiore.