Salient Partners, a $17.4 billion asset management firm, has appointed Rusty Guinn and Todd Centurino, as Directors of Investments. They previously worked for the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.
Guinn will lead the Portfolio Management group, which is responsible for managing Salient’s multi-asset relationships and private investment funds, and Centurino will lead the management of Salient’s public fund mandates.
Previously, Guinn previously served as Director of Strategic Partnerships and Opportunistic Investments at TRS and Centurino was most recently Senior Investment Manager for External Public Markets and Hedge Funds at TRS.
“Rusty and Todd possess extensive portfolio management expertise and experience covering many asset classes, implementation styles and legal structures, which will position our investments platform for further strategic growth,” stated Lee Partridge, Salient’s chief investment officer.