Searches and Hires

Plymouth County looking for transition management consultant

Plymouth County (Mass.) Retirement Association is searching for a transition management consultant, said an RFP posted on the pension fund's website.

The $912 million pension fund issued the RFP inviting firms "interested in providing transition management consulting service to aid the board with transitional items related to the construction of a global equity portfolio," according to the RFP. Further information on any incumbent firms was not available. According to a second-quarter investment report, the pension fund did not have a global equity portfolio as of June 30. Actual allocations to domestic equities, international developed markets equities and emerging markets equities were 34.5%, 17.8% and 5.5%, respectively, as of that date.

Proposals are due at noon EDT on Oct. 30. A timeline for a decision was not provided. The RFP is available on the pension fund's website. Investment consultant Meketa Investment Group is assisting.

David Sullivan, executive director, was not available to provide further information.