NEPC, LLC, one of the industry’s largest independent, full-service investment consulting firms, recently announced the hire of Kiersten Christensen, CFA, who has joined the firm as a Senior Research Consultant overseeing equities. Christensen will report to Tim Bruce, Director of Traditional Assets at NEPC and is based in Boston, MA. Her first day with NEPC was September 20, 2017.
Prior to NEPC, Christensen was a VP, at Eaton Vance Management. Her roles included VP, Institutional Portfolio Manager, focusing on US core equity, hedged stock, asset allocation, real estate, health care, and sub-advised China and India products; as well as VP, Equity Analyst and Portfolio Manager covering at different times US healthcare, US consumer, international dividend/income companies and Austral-Asia. Prior to Eaton Vance Management, Christensen spent several years at Lloyd George Management as a Portfolio Manager, overseeing global emerging markets.
“Kiersten is an equities expert with extensive market knowledge and investment experience,” said Bruce. “We are excited to welcome her to the NEPC team and look forward to the new perspective and insight she will bring to the firm.”
Christensen earned her B.A. in Business Administration and International Business from Georgetown University.