SEI Appoints Director of Healthcare Advisory Services

August 15, 2013 ( – SEI has appointed Craig Standen as director of Healthcare Advisory Services for its Institutional Group.

Standen will oversee investment strategy development and advice for SEI’s institutional health care clients. He will also be responsible for implementing SEI’s health care solution, which integrates multiple asset pools including operating, foundation and pension plan assets, with corporate finances into one holistic investment strategy.

Standen will work with the actuarial and investment analysts on SEI’s advice team to conduct portfolio analysis and asset-liability studies, develop investment strategies, and deliver recommendations to clients.

Prior to joining SEI, Standen spent 16 years with Ziegler Investment Banking, most recently serving as director of Healthcare Finance. Craig worked closely with health care investors to provide debt capital markets access and advisory services on derivatives, mergers, acquisitions, and other strategic transactions.

“Craig’s extensive investment knowledge and health care finance background will greatly benefit our health care relationships in meeting their investment and organizational goals,” said Al Pierce, managing director, Advice Team, SEI’s Institutional Group.

SEI’s Institutional Group is a global provider of outsourced fiduciary management investment services.