Texas TRS makes multiple promotions in investment division

The US retirement system announces promotions in its investment division.

Teacher Retirement System of Texas (Texas TRS) makes the following appointments for it Investment Management Division (IMD), effective immediately.

• Jase Auby becomes TRS’ Deputy Chief Investment Officer.
• Katy Hoffman is appointed TRS Internal Investment Committee.
• Sylvia Bell is promoted to Chief Operating Officer.
• Eric Lang serves as Director for External Private Markets.
• James Nield is named Chief Risk Officer.

TRS currently allocates 12.3 percent of assets in the portfolio to private equity investments.

Platinum subscribers may click here for the TRS’ full profile, including key contacts, allocation strategy and fund investments.