Kevin Grant has been named senior vice president of business planning services for Jackson National Life Distributors LLC. Grant will assume responsibility for project management for JNLD and Curian Capital LLC, JNLD’s separately managed accounts affiliate. He will also oversee e-commerce development and supervise technology-related business initiatives for both companies. Grant has served as vice president of business planning services for JNLD and Curian since 2005. He has over 25 years of experience in financial services. Prior to joining JNLD, Grant spent three years with Pacific Life, where he worked to develop the company’s customer relationship management systems.