FORT WORTH, Texas, Aug. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- American Beacon Advisors, Inc. and Lighthouse Holdings, Inc. are pleased to announce that Jerry W. Miller has been elected to its Board of Directors.
Mr. Miller is the Founder and CEO of Sentio Advisors, which provides strategic advisory services to the investment management and private equity communities. Before founding Sentio, Mr. Miller was President and Chief Executive Officer of Van Kampen Investments, a $120 billion equity and fixed-income investment manager based in Oakbrook, Illinois. Van Kampen was sold to Invesco Ltd. in June 2010. Prior to Van Kampen, Mr. Miller was a Division Director at Morgan Stanley's Global Wealth Management group and sat on its Executive and Operating Committees. Before his time at Morgan Stanley, Mr. Miller had a 22-year career at Merrill Lynch where he had a succession of leadership roles.
William F. Quinn, Executive Chairman of American Beacon Advisors, said, "We're very pleased to have Jerry on our Board. He brings a wealth of experience in the asset management industry and will be a valuable member of our Board as we continue to grow our business."
About American Beacon Advisors
Established in 1986, American Beacon Advisors, Inc. is an experienced provider of investment advisory services to institutional and retail markets. American Beacon Advisors serves defined benefit plans, defined contribution plans, foundations, endowments, corporations and other institutional investors, as well as retail clients. The firm also provides corporate cash management and fixed-income separate account management.
American Beacon Advisors manages the American Beacon Funds, a series of low-cost mutual funds. The Funds employ a "manager of managers" investment style and currently include international and domestic equity, fixed income and money market Funds. As of June 30, 2012, American Beacon Advisors had $47.0 billion in assets under management.
American Beacon is a registered service mark of American Beacon Advisors, Inc. American Beacon Funds is a service mark of American Beacon Advisors, Inc.
SOURCE American Beacon Advisors