Bridgeway Capital Management, an independent, statistically driven investment manager, has appointed Devin Benton (pictured) as director, institutional sales and client relations.
In this new position for Bridgeway, Benton will develop relationships with institutional clients such as public plans, foundations and endowments, as well as the consultants who serve them.
Benton will help strengthen relationships by listening to the needs of institutional clients and matching them with the discipline and expertise of the firm.
“We have seen how our investment philosophy resonates with the institutional market, and we needed a special kind of person to help us bring it to a wider set of investors,” says Tammira Philippe, president of Bridgeway Capital Management. “We are delighted we found someone of Devin’s calibre who believes in our evidence-based investment process, shares our commitment to putting investors first, and also wants to make a difference in the world.”
Benton comes to Bridgeway with more than 15 years’ experience in the investment industry, with a strong focus on serving public and corporate plan sponsors, foundations and endowments, and investment consultants. Prior to entering financial services, Benton served as an officer in the US Army, achieving the rank of Captain.
“I have yet to see another firm in the industry that offers Bridgeway’s combination of world-class investment strategies and record of delivering exceptional results, along with the values and principles that our firm lives by every day,” says Benton. “I’m excited to be working at a place that is committed to doing everything it can for clients, while also serving our communities in incredibly impactful ways.”
Benton will report to Dick Graf, the head of Bridgeway’s marketing and client service team.