Advisor Partners announced Tuesday it hired Kris McCabe as the national director of sales and marketing.

McCabe was a senior vice president of sales at Wealthfront Inc.. Before that, he spent nineteen years at Fidelity Investments.

In his new role, McCabe he will be responsible for the development and implementation of Advisor Partners' strategies for building relationships with advisors and institutions. He will be reporting to Daniel Kern, president of Advisory Partners.

“Kris has a demonstrated record of success helping advisors grow their practices, with an excellent understanding of the investment solutions they need to meet complex client goals,” Kern said in a statement. “His experience dealing with a wide variety of advisory practices will make him a highly effective partner to our advisor clients.”

McCabe, 42, says he is excited to work with Advisor Partners, which has developed highly personalized investment strategies for its clients.

Advisor Partners is an investment advisory firm providing a broad range of sophisticated investment solutions to independent advisors and financial institutions.