JPMAM Hires Fixed Income Exec

August 16, 2012 ( - J.P. Morgan Asset Management (JPMAM) hired Varcity Kariuki, CFA, as executive director and client portfolio manager.

She is based in New York, but she will support JPMAM’s Columbus-based Fixed Income Platform.  She will cover the East Coast region clients and support the firm’s continued institutional fixed income growth.  

Kariuki joins JPMAM from J.P. Morgan Private Bank where as Global Head of Managed Fixed Income she was responsible for the development, growth and enhancement of the Private Banking Managed Fixed Income platform. In that role, she worked with sales, market strategy and product development.