Tamara (Tami) Jackson has joined Amundi Smith Breeden as a senior vice president in the U.S. institutional market advisory group.
Jackson heads institutional business development efforts in the western region of the country across all institutional channels. This includes developing and strengthening relationships with regional client consultants to build advocacy for the firm’s investment strategies.
Before joining Amundi Smith Breeden, Jackson was a director of institutional business development at BNP Paribas Investment Partners, where she built relationships with large U.S. public pension plans. Before that, Jackson spent six years as a managing director and senior vice president of institutional marketing at Northern Trust Global Investments, working with major U.S. plan prospects, clients and consultants. Jackson has also held senior marketing roles at Dresdner RCM Global Investors and Spare, Kaplan, Bischel & Associates.
Jackson is based in California and reports to Elke Urban, executive vice president, chief market advisory officer, who cites Jackson’s experience with pension plans and their consultants, and deep understanding of their asset-allocation needs as invaluable assets to the firm.
Jackson holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and a master’s degree in business administration in finance from UCLA’s Anderson Graduate School of Management.
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