Dana Hildebrandt joined London-based money manager Ninety One in New York Monday as the firm's head of consultant relations North America.
Ms. Hildebrandt replaces Jack Coan, a spokeswoman said. Mr. Coan couldn't immediately be reached for comment.
Ms. Hildebrandt was head of consultant relations for North America at State Street Global Advisors, according to a Ninety One news release. An SSGA spokesman couldn't immediately be reached for comment.
The Ninety One news release characterized Ms. Hildebrandt's hiring as part of a broad push to expand the firm's footprint in North America by boosting its business development, investment and operations teams there.
The firm reported $159.8 billion in assets under management as of March 31.