NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jennison Associates announced today that Christine Schneider and Greg Weissman have joined the Global Distribution team as consultant relations professionals. The senior roles will be primarily responsible for the management of consultant relationships and secondarily, as relationship management for select clients in the promotion of Jennison’s capabilities across the U.S. and global markets.
“We are delighted to welcome Christine and Greg to Jennison,” said Lori McEvoy, Jennison’s global head of distribution. “Their professional experience and long-standing personal relationships within the consultant community will strengthen and deepen Jennison’s efforts with clients and distribution partners. We are confident that their expertise and consultative approach will integrate well into Jennison’s team including Kerry A. Shanley and P. MacKenzie Hurd. We believe these hires provide support for our strategic goal of expanding our global reach into new markets and client segments.”
Schneider joins Jennison Associates as a managing director from UBS Asset Management, where she was executive director and head of consultant relations for the Americas region. She began her investment career at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette before moving to roles at Oppenheimer Capital and Deutsche Asset Management - DB Advisors. She received a bachelor’s degree in mathematics and computer and information sciences from SUNY Potsdam and an MBA from New York University.
Weissman joins Jennison Associates as a managing director from Putnam Investments, where he was a director, Consultant Relations. Prior to Putnam Investments, he spent several years at Old Mutual Asset Management in Boston, Massachusetts, as well as Cowen & Company, Pacific Crest Securities and Jefferies & Company. He received a bachelor’s in business administration from Southern Methodist University.
About Jennison Associates, LLC
Founded in 1969, Jennison Associates offers a range of equity and fixed income investment strategies. Its equity expertise spans styles, geographies, and market capitalizations. Its fixed income capability includes investment grade active and structured strategies of various durations. Original fundamental research, specialized investment teams, strong client focus and highly experienced investment professionals are among the firm’s competitive distinctions. As of March 31, 2018, Jennison managed $173 billion in client assets. For more information, please visit jennison.com.
Jennison is an affiliate manager of PGIM, Inc., the $1 trillion global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).