Jeffrey T. Cerutti
Executive Vice President
Head of Distribution
Jeff Cerutti is executive vice president and head of distribution at Virtus Investment Partners, Inc. Mr. Cerutti is responsible for the distribution, positioning, messaging, and marketing of Virtus investment products across all distribution platforms. He also manages the firm’s relationships with its retail distribution partners, including national and regional wirehouse firms, independent broker-dealers, and registered investment advisors.
Mr. Cerutti has more than 23 years of experience in the investment management industry. He rejoined Virtus in 2010 from UBS Global Asset Management, where he led the distribution efforts for its mutual funds, separately managed accounts, and alternative investments within various retail channels as managing director and head of third-party sales. He joined UBS in 2001.
From 1999 to 2001, Mr. Cerutti worked at Virtus, then known as Phoenix Investment Partners, as national sales manager for the financial planner channel, following four years as national sales manager at Zweig Mutual Funds, which was acquired by Virtus in 1999. He began his investment industry sales career with the Gabelli Mutual Funds in 1990.
Mr. Cerutti earned a B.S. with a concentration in business from Skidmore College.