Owais Rana is joining financial technology company RiskFirst.
It is a newly created position, a spokeswoman said. Mr. Rana was formerly a managing director and head of pension liability-driven investment solutions at Conning. He left the firm in 2018 and was replaced by Sean Kurian, previously Conning's head of structuring and derivatives portfolio management, according to 2018 news release from Conning.
Based in New York, Mr. Rana will lead business development efforts in expanding the reach of the company's core products, including PFaroe, a risk-analysis tool for pension funds and consultants.