John Amboian has been named president of John Nuveen Co., in charge of developing the Chicago company's mutual fund, defined portfolio and exchange-traded fund businesses. Amboian has been with Nuveen since 1995 as chief financial officer.
Joseph Kringdon has joined Putnam Investments of Boston as senior vice president and channel director of the broker/dealer division. He reports to William Connolly, managing director, national sales manager of Putnam Mutual Funds. Kringdon was previously a senior vice president of investments at Salomon Smith Barney.
Beverly Moore has joined Prudential Investments Advisory Group of Newark, N.J., as senior vice president and head of marketing. She is in charge of developing marketing programs to benefit Prudential's relationships with registered investment advisors, broker/dealers and banks. Moore was previously with DLJ Asset Management Group as senior vice president and director of marketing.