DES MOINES, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aviva Investors today announced the hiring of Michael Milligan as a Director of Institutional Sales in North America. He is responsible for developing new business with Taft Hartley pension plans, and is based in New York.
Eric Hasenauer, Managing Director and Head of Sales for Aviva Investors North America, said, “Mike has a number of deep relationships in the Taft Hartley marketplace. He is well positioned to execute our strategy and help support clients in this important segment of the institutional market.”
Michael has more than 10 years of experience working with equity, fixed income and real estate products. Prior to joining Aviva Investors, he worked at Amalgamated Bank on the development of the bank’s Taft Hartley practice. He also has experience at The Swarthmore Group, where he specialized in Taft Hartley plan client service and marketing; and at New England Financial, where he helped create customized retirement solutions for defined contribution plans.
Notes to Editors
Aviva Investors is the global asset management business operated by affiliates of Aviva plc, the world’s sixth-largest insurance group.1 The affiliates operate under a single brand with more than 1,300 employees in 14 countries across Asia Pacific, Europe, the UK and North America.
Aviva Investors affiliates manage more than US$370 billion worldwide.2
No Aviva Investors affiliate is engaging in or holding itself out as engaging in the business of advising others as to investing in securities or the business of buying or selling securities in any jurisdiction where it is not qualified to do so.
1 – Based on gross worldwide premiums as of December 31, 2009
2 – As of June 30, 2010