Gross joined the firm on March 28 and is based in Denver. He will report to Frank Saeli, Global Head of Sales and Relationship Management.
Gross will be responsible for institutional sales and business development on the west coast. He joins Manulife from Janus Capital Group, where was vice president of institutional sales, responsible for new business development in the western U.S. for Janus, INTECH and Perkins.
Prior to that, Gross spent seven years as an aviation officer in the U.S. Army, where he was awarded a Bronze Star for his service in Iraq. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration, Marketing from Texas Tech University.