Dwight Asset Management Hires Portfolio Manager

June 8, 2011 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Dwight Asset Management Company LLC has hired John W. Allen as Senior Client Portfolio Manager.

In this role, Allen will manage client relationships and construct strategies for stable value and fixed income portfolios.   

According to a press release, prior to joining Dwight, Allen spent more than 25 years as a senior investment consultant for Hewitt Investment Group. In this role, he served as a lead consultant for 14 client relationships, representing aggregate assets of over $12 billion.  

Allen received a master of business administration degree from the Carlson School of Management in Minneapolis and a bachelor degree in economics from the University of Minnesota.   

Dwight Asset Management Company LLC focuses exclusively on fixed income investment management services for institutional clients including retirement plans, corporations, public funds, insurance companies, financial institutions, endowments, foundations, and Taft-Hartley plans. Based in Burlington, Vermont, Dwight manages and advises for approximately $53.6 billion as of March 31, 2011 and is an affiliate firm of Old Mutual Asset Management.   

More information is at http://www.dwight.com.