Securian Financial Services Inc. has named Sharon Lentsch trade desk manager.[@@]

Lentsch, who will oversee trading operations related to stocks, options, mutual funds and fixed-income securities, previously was a senior trader who specialized in handling fixed-income products.

Lentsch has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Minnesota. She is a Fellow of the Life Management Institute.

Securian Financial is a unit of Minnesota Mutual Companies Inc., St. Paul, Minn.