NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Peter W. Latara has joined Jennison Associates as a managing director and relationship manager, effective Feb. 25, 2019. The role will include a focus on both sales as well as client service. Latara will report to Lori McEvoy, Jennison’s global head of distribution. Jennison is an affiliate manager of PGIM, Inc., the $1 trillion global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).
“We are delighted to welcome Peter to Jennison,” said McEvoy. “His professional experience complements our strong existing team. We look forward to working with him to achieve our strategic objectives of deepening our relationships with clients and distribution partners, expanding our global reach into new markets and client segments, and enhancing our client service excellence.”
Latara, who has 22 years of investment industry experience, joins Jennison following a 15-year tenure with Fred Alger Management, where he led the firm’s institutional client relations efforts and was a member of the firm’s senior distribution team. Prior to Fred Alger, Peter spent eight years at Gabelli Asset Management, where he was responsible for institutional sales, client relations and consultant relations in the Midwest region. Peter holds a B.A. in economics and political science from Emory University, and an MBA from the University of Maryland.
Latara will work at Jennison’s New York headquarters.
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 December 31, 2018, Jennison managed $160.7 billion in client assets. For more information, please visit jennison.com.
Jennison is an affiliate manager of PGIM, the global asset management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).
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