LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The TCW Group, a global asset management firm, today announced that Heather Conforto Beatty has joined the firm as a Senior Vice President on the institutional marketing team. In this role, she manages relationships with institutional investment clients on the west coast. Beatty is based in Los Angeles and reports to Joe Carieri, Group Managing Director and Head of Institutional Marketing.
“Heather has a long and successful track record as a liaison between money managers and their institutional investors, as well as cultivating and sustaining relationships with the consultant community,” said Carieri. “Her knowledge of investment products and understanding of the complex needs of institutional investors will continue to deepen TCW’s partnerships with clients and consultants.”
Beatty joins TCW from Thornburg Investment Management in Los Angeles where she was a co-director of global consultant relations. Prior to Thornburg, she led the institutional business development, client services and marketing efforts for Palisades Investment Partners.
Beatty holds a bachelor’s degree from Miami University of Ohio. She is the co-founder of the Women in Institutional Investments Network (WIIIN), and a board member of the Association of Investment Management Sales Executives (AIMSE).
About The TCW Group
TCW is a leading global asset management firm with a broad range of products across fixed income, equities, emerging markets and alternative investments. With more than four decades of investment experience, TCW today manages approximately $180 billion in client assets. Through the MetWest and TCW Fund families, TCW manages one of the largest mutual fund complexes in the U.S. TCW’s clients include many of the world’s largest corporate and public pension plans, financial institutions, endowments and foundations, as well as financial advisors and high net worth individuals. For more information, please visit www.tcw.com.