Global Chief Investment Officer
Pete Gunning, CFA, serves as Global Chief Investment Officer for Russell Investments. Currently based in Seattle, Gunning is responsible for all aspects of the firm’s investment division worldwide including asset management, implementation and research. He also is responsible for strategic oversight of Russell Investments’ business in the Asia-Pacific region including Japan, Korea, China, Taiwan, Australia and New Zealand. His team in the region, including skilled local leaders, delivers asset and actuarial consulting advice, capital markets research, implementation services, corporate mastertrust, funds management, alternative investments and fund administration. He also serves on Russell Investments’ executive committee and global leadership forum. Before joining Russell Investments’ Sydney office in 1996, Gunning held positions in risk and equity portfolio management, as a financial markets economist and as a fixed-income options trader.