Jeff Wright was named a principal in the U.S. client service team at Pantheon, spokeswoman Amanda McCrystal confirmed in an email. The position is new.
Mr. Wright is responsible for managing Pantheon's U.S. institutional client relationships, as well as business development of the U.S. institutional markets. He will report to Susan Long McAndrews, partner and member of Pantheon's global partnership board.
Mr. Wright was a vice president at Wilshire Associates. Information on a replacement there could not be learned immediately.
Pantheon had $42.3 billion in assets under management as of June 30.