Salzman Joins Neuberger Berman

January 24, 2011 ( – Neuberger Berman Group LLC has hired Eli M. Salzman as a managing director and portfolio manager specializing in U.S. large-cap value equity strategies.

A news release said that before joining New York-based Neuberger Berman, Salzman was a partner at Lord, Abbett & Co. where he managed in excess of $10 billion in U.S. large-cap value equities.

Salzman had been at Lord Abbett since 1997 and previously worked at Mutual of America and Mitchell Hutchins Asset Management.