Krista Rivers has joined RMB Asset Management as director of institutional client services.
She will lead its institutional business development and client relationship efforts, raising awareness of the firm’s investment strategies within the institutional community and developing and managing relationships with clients such as foundations, endowments, corporate pension plans and family offices. Previously she held several leadership roles at Ariel Investments over more than 20 years.
RMB Asset Management offers customised investment solutions for institutions, individuals and those who serve institutional or individual investors. RMB offers a broad-spectrum of both internally and externally managed investment programmes.
RMB Capital, an independent investment advisory firm with more than $4.2bn in assets under management, operates in four distinct business units: wealth management, asset management, alternative investments and retirement plan consulting.
Stephen Blyth, currently the head of public markets for the non-profit that oversees Harvard University’s investments, will become president and chief executive on January 1, according to media reports.