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Jeff Hussey

Global Chief Investment Officer
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Jeff Hussey is Russell Investments’ global chief investment officer with responsibility for Russell Investments investment management, implementation and research activities worldwide. He has served in this role since October 2013 and is a member of Russell Investments’ Executive Committee. Hussey joined Russell Investments in 1991 and worked in various areas, including the analytical services and operations divisions.


Jason Lenzo

Director, Equity & Fixed Income Trading
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Jason Lenzo joined Russell Investments in 1997 and is now Director, Equity & Fixed Income Trading for Russell Investments’ implementation and global transition services. Jason manages trading activity for all Russell Investments funds and third-party client accounts. Jason’s duties encompass the execution, scheduling and implementation of transition strategies that best fit client objectives. He directs post-trade execution analysis and reporting on completed client activity.


Van Luu

Head of Currency and Fixed Income Strategy
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Van Luu is the Head of Currency and Fixed Income Strategy in the Investment Division, based in London. Together with the firm’s Implementation Services, he helps to design dynamic currency hedging strategies for pension funds and other institutional investors. He also conducts research and provides strategy advice in fixed income.

James Mitchell

James Mitchell

Senior Portfolio Manager
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James Mitchell is a senior portfolio manager in global fixed income for Russell Investments. Based in London, James manages portfolios covering Multi-Asset Credit, Global Credit, Emerging Debt, Global and European Fixed Income. He assumed this role in 2006.


Kris Nelson

Senior Research Analyst, Global Equity
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Kris is a senior research analyst on the Global Equities team where she evaluates investment strategies in an effort to identify those which are likely to generate returns in excess of the relevant market indices and peer groups. Kris joined Russell Investments in March of 2016.

Andrew Pease

Global Head of Investment Strategy
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Andrew is responsible for the short-to-medium term forecasting and asset class valuation framework that guides the firm’s enhanced asset allocation processes. Andrew oversees Russell Investments’ global team of investment strategists in Seattle, London and Sydney. He is based in London and joined Russell Investments in 2006. Andrew has extensive financial industry experience as an economist, investment strategist, fund manager and central banker.


David Rae

Head of Client Strategy & Research
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David leads the team responsible for developing investors’ portfolio strategies in light of their specific circumstances. David works with pension fund, insurance, and other clients across EMEA to build portfolio solutions to manage risks, including liability hedging, and generate the required level of returns.


Erik Ristuben

Chief Investment Strategist
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Erik’s responsibilities include the creation and management of integrated client investment solutions for Russell Investments’ institutional and retail clients globally, long-term forecasting and asset allocation. Erik serves as a principal spokesperson, representing Russell Investments’ investment process and insight with clients, industry conferences and the media. He is a frequent guest on television and radio networks such as CNBC, Bloomberg TV, and Bloomberg Radio. As a senior member of the investment management and research group, Erik serves as a member of Russell Investments global leadership forum, and investment strategy committee which oversees funds management for Russell Investments’ entire global funds complex.


Adam Smears

Head of Fixed Income Research
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Russell Investments has over 45 years’ experience of researching and managing fixed income investments. Based in Toronto, Adam Smears is Head of Fixed Income Research and lead portfolio manager on the Russell Investments Unconstrained Fixed Income strategy globally. Before joining Adam spent nine years at Skandia Investment Group.

Wouter Sturkenboom

Investment Strategist, EMEA
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Based in New York, Wouter is responsible for formulating the investment strategists’ view for both the EMEA and global businesses. He works closely with in the portfolio managers in the London office and with the client-facing associates.

David Vickers

David Vickers

Senior Portfolio Manager, Multi-Asset Solutions
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David and his team are responsible for the active management of the flagship Multi Asset Growth portfolio. He also plays a key role in the formation of the firm’s dynamic and tactical asset allocation policy. David joined Russell Investments in 2013 from Sarasin & Partners where he was the lead fund manager within the multi-asset team.

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