Advantus Capital Management has names Randal Harrison vice president and director of the insurance advisory practice, which manages assets for insurance companies. He succeeds Marilyn Forelich, who has been in this position since 1998 and who is retiring. Harrison comes to Advantus from RBC Global Asset Management, where he was a managing director and senior fixed income portfolio management.
"The insurance advisory unit is growing and poised to achieve its next stage of development," said Advantus Executive Vice President David Kuplic. "Randy Harrison has the experience and expertise to lead that growth while remaining true to the values that have always guided our insurance advisory business."