Healy Tapped for AllianceBernstein Retirement Post

January 5, 2005 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - AllianceBernstein Investment Research and Management has named Joseph Healy, as Senior Vice President, Retirement Products.

A news release said the 46-year-old Healy will report to Richard Davies, executive vice president, Retirement and College Savings Plans.

In this new role, the company said Healy is responsible for the marketing and product management of AllianceBernstein’s retirement products for the institutional defined contribution markets. The announcement said Healy will focus on bridging the mutual fund and institutional retirement functions at AllianceBernstein to develop and launch daily valued investment services for the large plan markets.

“We are supremely focused on increasing our retirement market penetration at AllianceBernstein, and specifically on executing a superior strategy in the large plan defined contribution market,” said Davies.

Prior to joining AllianceBernstein, Healy spent 14 years with T. Rowe Price, initially in defined contribution and retirement product development, and most recently as director of advisory wealth management services.