Janine Guillot was appointed as chief operating investment officer at the California Public Employees Retirement System, reporting to chief investment officer Joseph Dear.
She will begin her new position on April 19, succeeding interim chief operating investment officer Ken Marzion, who retired after 35 years with CalPERS.
She will work with senior staff to implement strategies for the $200 billion pension funds real estate, alternative investment and public market portfolios, including the development of portfolio trade and management systems.
Previously, Guillot was managing director and chief operating officer for Barclays Global Investors $450 billion global fixed-income business. She