Hewitt Picks Bradley Smith to Lead U.S. Investment Consulting

January 31, 2007 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Hewitt Associates has picked Bradley Smith, who formerly managed its investment consulting business in the Southeast region, to head its investment consulting practice for the entire U.S.

According to a press release from the company, Smith will be in charge of the overall strategic direction of Hewitt’s investment consulting operations in the U.S., which includes managing experts who give advice to the firm’s clients on investment strategy, portfolio structure, manager selection and other investment issues.

Smith has nearly two decades of experience in the investment industry, which includes his last position as a senior consultant and practice leader for a Mid-Atlantic company specializing in defined contribution plans, according to Hewitt.

align=”left”>With Smith in place, “we can continue to provide our clients with objective and unbiased analyses of investment policies and procedures, while capitalizing on the new growth opportunities we see in the investment consulting market,” said Mary Moreland, director of Hewitt’s North American Retirement Consulting practice, in the announcement.

Smith graduated from Hampden-Sydney College.