Adam Field, FSA, EA

Adam Field, Senior Consulting Analyst


B.S. Chemical Engineering, University of Washington, 2008
B.S. Paper Science & Engineering, University of Washington, 2008 Fellow, Society of Actuaries
Enrolled Actuary, Joint Board for the Enrollment of Actuaries

Adam Field is a senior consulting analyst for Russell Investments’ U.S. consulting business. His primary responsibility is delivering consulting services to defined benefit and defined contribution clients. Adam works directly with clients and consultants to provide advice on investment policy and strategy, governance, and strategic asset class structure. He also assists in manager selection, investment implementation, and oversees client performance/risk monitoring.

Prior to joining Russell Investments in 2018, Adam worked as an actuary in the Willis Towers Watson retirement practice for nine years. There he consulted with clients on diverse employee benefits issues. Specific areas of expertise included funding and accounting valuations of corporate pension and other post-retirement benefit plans, actuarial assumption reviews, defined benefit plan design, and benefits administration.

Published works include:

U.S. stock market returns during recession

November 2019
In this study, get the background, analysis and market timing of 30 recessions in the last 150 years: 1869-2018.

$20 billion club loads up on fixed income as DB funded status improves

April 2019
Members of the $20 billion club continue to look for ways to reduce the cost and risk of their jumbo-sized DB plans. Read about these latest trends.