Pioneer Names Taylor to U.S. Relationship Management Post

The Boston-based Pioneer Investments has named Bill Taylor as senior vice president and head of Relationship Management and Strategic Alliances Group in the U.S.

Taylor will be involved in key aspects of Pioneer’s sales organization, including relationships with broker/dealers and corporate accounts, according to a news release. He reports to Joseph Kringdon, head of U.S. Retail Distribution and president of Pioneer Funds Distributor, Inc.

Taylor joins Pioneer Investments from Evergreen Investments, where he was president of Managed Assets and head of National Broker Dealer.

“Bill is an enthusiastic and highly motivated veteran of the asset management industry and will be a valuable part of our efforts to build stronger relationships with key partners,’ said Kringdon, in the release.

Prior to Evergreen, Taylor was a director and senior vice president at MFS Investment Management, where he oversaw the firm’s distribution of separately managed accounts.