Sean Ruhmann will join real estate money manager TA Realty as a partner and portfolio manager on Aug. 15, said Angela Bonnici, spokeswoman, in an e-mail.
It is a new position.
Mr. Ruhmann will be based in Boston and will help to expand TA's business and participate on governance committees.
He had been a partner and director of private markets at investment consultant NEPC.
Matthew Kirdahy, an NEPC spokesman, could not be reached for replacement information by press time.