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Standard Life Investments grows U.S. capability
06 June 2012
Standard Life Investments, the global investment manager, has today announced the appointment of Jack Boyce as Managing Director, Head of US Distribution in Boston, along with two additional senior executives to support clients and consultants.
The new hires join an expanding office at Standard Life Investments’ US HQ in Boston and add to a team that meets a wide variety of needs among institutional investors.
Jack joins from Pinebridge, based in New York, where previously he was Managing Director and Co-Head of Global Distribution.
In addition, John Grybauskas has been appointed Senior Vice-President Client Services, arriving from Blackrock in Boston where he was Director Global Client Group for US and Canada Institutional. Deborah Drachman has also been appointed as Vice President Consultant Relations and joins from Citadel Asset Management in New York where she was Senior Vice President Global Distribution.
Jack will be responsible for contributing to the successful execution of Standard Life Investments global strategic plan, with focus on the US. He will work directly with Colin Clark, Director of the Global Client Group and Bill Perry, CEO Standard Life Investments USA. The appointments will further bolster the existing 40 strong team in Boston, that also includes people dedicated to US and global equities, fixed income, and the Global Absolute Return Strategies (GARS) portfolio.
Colin Clark, Director, Global Client Group, Standard Life Investments said:
"Jack, John and Deborah are a welcome addition to the Standard Life Investments team in Boston. It’s an exciting time to join, as we are committed to seeing our worldwide goals realised and success in the US is a major priority."
Bill Perry, CEO, Standard Life Investments USA said:
"Jack will lead our US business development and sales team working closely with our global colleagues.
"All three people bring with them strong performance track records, experience and knowledge which will prove invaluable to our clients - adding considerably to what is already a strong and talented team, focused on helping clients achieve their investment goals."
Concise CV – John T (Jack) Boyce
|MA Psychology, BA Merrimack College, North Andover.|
|2009 - 2011||Managing Director, Co-Head of Distribution – Pinebridge Investments|
|2007 - 2009||Managing Director, Head of Americas – Pinebridge/AIG Investments|
|1999 - 2007||Senior Vice President - General Electric Asset Management|
|1986 – 1999||Vice President Marketing and Sales – Diversified Investment
Concise CV – John Grybauskas
|Chartered Financial Analyst|
|BS Finance and Management, Northeastern University, Boston
|2005 – 2012||Director, Global Client Group, US & Canada Institutional - Blackrock|
|2004 - 2005||Vice President, Client Advisor - State Street Research & Management|
|2001 – 2004||Assistant Vice-President, Client Service|
|2000 – 2001||Client Service Associate|
|1998 – 2000||Investment Analyst, Metlife Investment Strategies Group|
|1997 - 1998||Treasury Analyst – ManagedComp|
|1993 – 1996||Commercial Lending Financial Analyst – New England Financial|
Concise CV – Deborah Drachman
|BA Political Science, Syracuse University, NY|
|2010 – 2011||Senior V-P Global Distribution – Citadel Asset Management|
|2001 – 2010||Senior V-P Consultant Relations, ING Investment Management|
|1994 – 2000||Director-Consulting Marketing/Client Service – SG Cowen Asset
|1988 - 1994||Investment Consultant - SEI Capital Resources|