Jersey City, N.J., (PRWEB) March 30, 2012
Peter Dorsey has been named the new managing director of institutional sales for TD Ameritrade Institutional, a division of TD Ameritrade, Inc.1 (“TD Ameritrade”). Dorsey will oversee all institutional sales functions including advisor recruitment, practice management consulting, relationship management and sales strategy for TD Ameritrade.
Dorsey has been with TD Ameritrade Institutional for more than seven years, most recently serving as director of sales where he was responsible for the oversight and management of TD Ameritrade Institutional’s business development activities within the Western region of the United States. He has been working in the institutional field, specifically with independent registered investment advisors (RIAs) for nearly 15 years. Prior to joining TD Ameritrade, Dorsey served in similar roles in banking and brokerage industries. He replaces Tom Nally, who previously held the position and was recently named president of TD Ameritrade Institutional.
“Pete’s strong leadership abilities, industry experience and a continued commitment to serving the needs of RIAs make him the ideal choice for the position,” said Tom Nally, president, TD Ameritrade Institutional. “Pete has a proven track record for leading successful teams at TD Ameritrade Institutional and I am excited to have him on board to head our sales efforts as we look forward to continued growth.”
Dorsey received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from St. Anselm College and a Master of Business Administration from Pepperdine University’s Graziadio School of Business and Management. Dorsey also holds FINRA series 7, 63 and 24 licenses.
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1TD Ameritrade Institutional is a division of TD Ameritrade, Inc., a brokerage subsidiary of TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation.