T. Britton Harris IV has been named president of the combined GTE-Bell Atlantic Corp. pension fund. Mr. Harris had been president of GTE Investment Management and was responsible for GTE Corp.s $24 billion pension fund.
Mr. Harris confirmed the news, but said he "wasnt ready to talk about anything yet. William Heitman, who had been vice president in charge of Bell Atlantics $54 billion pension fund, will be treasurer of the combined operations. The merged company will be based in New York.