St. Petersburg, Fla.-based Eagle Asset Management, Inc. has added Kerry Anne Murphy has joined its institutional sales team, responsible for representing Eagle’s asset management strategies to consultants and prospective institutional investors.

Murphy is based in San Francisco, Calif. and reports to Donald J. Pepin, director of institutional sales.

Prior to joining Eagle, she held senior positions with BNY Asset Management, Oppenheimer Capital, Credit Suisse Asset Management and Ranieri Partners.

Eagle Asset was founded in 1976 and currently manages some $21.5 billion as of March 31.