Turner Investments Appoints Global Head of Client Relationships

April 18, 2011 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Carolyn Patton has been appointed global head of client relationships at Turner Investments.

Patton is responsible for coordinating efforts to communicate the firm’s investment process, strategies, and performance to institutional clients in North America, Europe, and Asia; for directly providing service to major clients; and managing the client-service staff. She is a member of Turner’s Distribution Team and reports to James Wylie, chief marketing officer and a principal of the firm.  

According to a press release, Patton, who holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation, most recently served as senior vice president, managing director, and global head of consultant relations at Janus Capital Group. She has 19 years of experience in the investment-management industry. She previously worked for Morgan Stanley Investment Management in London and West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania; Delaware Investment Advisers in Philadelphia; and SEI Investments in Wayne, Pennsylvania.   

Patton earned a bachelor of arts degree in economics at the University of Virginia in 1992.