Calvert Names Institutional Sales Director

November 21, 2013 ( – The firm has hired Michael Davis as director of institutional sales.

As leader of the institutional business at Calvert Investments, which specializes in sustainable and socially responsible investing, Davis is responsible for developing new clients among corporate pension plans, foundations, endowments and various other institutions.

Before joining Calvert, Davis worked as a senior vice president and head of the stable value business at Prudential Retirement. He also led Prudential’s in-plan and third-party stable value product management and development team.

Earlier roles include service as deputy assistant secretary of the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA) during President Obama’s first term. Davis also worked for J.P. Morgan Chase & Company, where he moved through several jobs to serve as managing director and head of the west region institutional client group.

Davis holds a bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Texas at Austin and a master’s degree in public policy from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.