Gene Raffone

CHIEF HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICER

Gene Raffone joined as Chief Human Resources Officer in 2018, bringing nearly three decades of experience working with companies that place human capital at the epicenter of the value proposition delivered to clients. Reporting directly to Chairman and CEO Michelle Seitz, he serves as a member of the firm’s Executive Committee. Raffone joined from Navigant, a global professional services firm with 6,000 employees, where he served as vice president, Chief Human Capital Officer, overseeing all aspects of the firm’s people agenda since 2013. While at Navigant, he led change initiatives focused on reengineering processes to support globally scalable business solutions as well as the creation of human resources centers of excellence and shared services.

Gene Raffone, Chief Human Resources Officer, Russell Investments

"Our current associates define who we are and who we will become, so we are committed to their growth and development."

- Gene

 

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Michelle Seitz

Michelle Seitz

CHAIRMAN & CEO

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Vernon Barback

Vernon Barback

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Steve Belgrad

Steve Belgrad

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

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Kate El-Hillow

Kate El-Hillow

GLOBAL CHIEF INVESTMENT OFFICER

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Pete Gunning

Peter Gunning

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Brad Jung

Brad Jung

HEAD OF NORTH AMERICA ADVISOR & INTERMEDIARY SERVICES;
PRESIDENT, RUSSELL INVESTMENTS CANADA

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Kevin Klingert

Kevin Klingert

PRESIDENT

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Joseph Linhares

Joseph Linhares

HEAD OF EMEA

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Gene Raffone

Gene Raffone

CHIEF HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICER

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Rick Smirl

Rick Smirl

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

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Bryan Weeks

Bryan Weeks

HEAD OF AMERICAS INSTITUTIONAL

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