Peter Gunning is Russell Investments' Global Chief Investment Officer and serves as Chief Executive Officer, Asia Pacific. He joined the firm's Sydney office in 1996 and has held various senior positions.
Prior to joining Russell Investments, he held positions in risk and equity portfolio management at the Commonwealth Bank of Australia. He also worked as an economist and fixed-interest options trader on the floor of the Sydney Futures Exchange.
Peter is a member of Q Group and is on EDHEC-Risk Institute's International Advisory Board. He also serves on the board of directors of Heart Research Australia and the University of Washington Foster School of Business.
He holds a BEc and a Master of Economics and Econometrics (Hons), both from the University of Sydney, and is a CFA Charterholder.