US/ASIA - State Street Global Markets has appointed four senior transition managers for its global portfolio solutions groups in the US, Australia and Japan.
Brian Berg and Brian Moniz will be based in Boston. Berg joins from Investment Technology Group where he managed business development for execution and order management systems and account management for North American institutional clients. Moniz joined State Street in 1995 and most recently managed the middle office investment team; in his new role he will focus on the interim exposure offering.
Greg Metzmacher joins the portfolio solutions team in Sydney. He previously served at Mellon Transition Management and Citigroup where he established transition management operations in London and Australia. Tadateru Makino joins the Tokyo team. Previously, he was a quantitative consultant in derivative and hedge fund products sales at Nomura and Goldman Sachs.
State Street Global Markets senior managing director and head of the portfolio solutions group Ross McLellan said: "We are pleased to expand our talent within our global transition management team. Their unique perspective and combined industry expertise of nearly 50 years will bring significant strength to our transition management group particularly as we experience continued business momentum."
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