RVK Names Defined Contribution Solutions Group Lead

RVK announced it has welcomed Suzanne Carroll, JD, CFA, as Head of the firm’s Defined Contribution Solutions Group (DCSG). Suzanne joins RVK after a decade with Amgen, Inc., where she served as their Treasury Director. She managed the company’s qualified and non-qualified defined contribution plans with assets over $8 billion. Her responsibilities ranged from investments—where she oversaw a multi-manager white label structure, including manager monitoring, compliance, and plan administration—to global retirement plan support and corporate risk initiatives.

In announcing Suzanne as RVK’s choice to lead the firm’s Defined Contribution Solutions Group, CEO Becky Gratsinger said, “Suzanne’s experience and passion for the DC industry will help propel RVK’s growth in serving clients now and into the future. She joins the talented professionals in our DC Solutions Group in their work supporting our many DC clients and consulting teams with in-depth research, comprehensive industry knowledge, and best practices expertise.”

Jim Voytko, RVK President, noted that “Suzanne’s background as an attorney and her significant experience with contracts, vendor negotiations, and investment program management deepens our ability to serve DC clients.”

Addressing her decision to join RVK and her goals for further expanding the firm’s DC investment consulting practice, Suzanne said, “I’ve been impressed with RVK’s successful track record of providing consulting services to institutional investors. I’m fortunate to be working with this team of smart and talented professionals and look forward to being a part of the important work they do with DC clients.”