Vernon Barback

VICE CHAIRMAN

Vernon Barback was named Vice Chairman for Russell Investments in July 2018. In this role he focuses on key strategic initiatives for the firm and continues to help drive the transformation of its operating model. Vernon joined Russell Investments in January 2016 as President and has played an instrumental role in helping the global investment manager achieve greater operating discipline. Prior to joining Russell Investments in 2016, Barback led Altß Partners, a firm he co-founded. Previously, he was president and chief operating officer and a member of the management committee of GlobeOp Financial Services, formerly a TA Associates portfolio company. Prior to GlobeOp Financial Services, Barback worked at Citigroup asset management as the global head of operations and technology.

Vernon Barback

"The investment world keeps changing. So we must continually transform on behalf of our clients."

- Vernon

 

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Michelle Seitz

Michelle Seitz

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Vernon Barback

Vernon Barback

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Pete Gunning

Peter Gunning

VICE CHAIRMAN AND STRATEGIC RELATIONSHIPS OFFICER

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Kevin Klingert

Kevin Klingert

PRESIDENT
 

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Kate El-Hillow

Kate El-Hillow

GLOBAL CHIEF INVESTMENT OFFICER
 

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Steve Belgrad

Steve Belgrad

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
 

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Gene Raffone

Gene Raffone

CHIEF HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICER
 

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Joseph Linhares

Joseph Linhares

HEAD OF EMEA
 

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