Ron Pierce

Brian Meath

MANAGING DIRECTOR, HEAD OF PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT

Brian Meath is Managing Director and Head of Portfolio Management for Russell Investments. He is responsible for the oversight of the firm’s portfolio management capabilities across all legal jurisdictions and domiciles globally. This includes customised outsourced solutions for large institutional clients and commingled institutional and retail funds ranging from domestic single asset class portfolios to total solution multi-asset strategies. Brian also manages a team of portfolio managers responsible for the day-to-day management of all liquid asset portfolios. Brian is a member of Russell Investments’ Management Committee and Investment Strategy Committee. He rejoined Russell Investments in 2010, having previously been Head of Global Equity Research at the firm from 1995 to 2000. Before returning to Russell Investments, Brian launched OTA Asset Management, where he built a multi-strategy hedge fund platform and team. He also held several positions at Lazard Asset Management including head of strategic planning and senior managing director of the firm’s Australian business. Prior to that, Brian worked at RCM Capital Management.

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Michelle Seitz

Michelle Seitz*

CHAIRMAN & CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

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Kate El-Hillow*

Kate El-Hillow*

GLOBAL CHIEF INVESTMENT OFFICER

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Kevin Klingert

Kevin Klingert*

PRESIDENT

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Pete Gunning

Peter Gunning*

VICE CHAIRMAN & STRATEGIC RELATIONSHIPS OFFICER

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Vernon Barback

Vernon Barback

CHIEF ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER

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Steve Belgrad

Steve Belgrad

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

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Adam Goff

HEAD OF RESEARCH

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Jodie Hampshire

Jodie Hampshire

MANAGING DIRECTOR, AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND

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Robert Hostetter

Robert Hostetter

GLOBAL HEAD OF SOLUTIONS

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Lyda Iturralde

GLOBAL CHIEF COMPLIANCE OFFICER

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Mollie Jensen

Mollie Jensen

HEAD OF GLOBAL MARKETING

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Brad Jung

Brad Jung

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

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Samir Khan

Samir Khan

GLOBAL HEAD OF LEGAL

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Jim Leggate

Jim Leggate

HEAD OF UK INSTITUTIONAL, MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA

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Joseph Linhares

Joseph Linhares

HEAD OF EMEA

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Kelly Mainelli

Kelly Mainelli

MANAGING DIRECTOR, HEAD OF CUSTOMISED PORTFOLIO SOLUTIONS

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John McMurray

John McMurray

CHIEF RISK OFFICER & CHIEF AUDITOR

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Brian Meath

Brian Meath

HEAD OF PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT

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Ron Pierce

GLOBAL HEAD OF TECHNOLOGY

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Gene Raffone

Gene Raffone

CHIEF HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICER

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Paul Rhynard

Paul Rhynard

CHIEF STRATEGY OFFICER

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Kevin Turner

HEAD OF INVESTMENT STRATEGY & SOLUTIONS

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Bryan Weeks

Bryan Weeks

HEAD OF AMERICAS INSTITUTIONAL

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