Quantcast
The MFWire
Manage Email Alerts | Sponsorships | About MFWire | Who We Are

Subscribe to MFWire.com's News Alerts [click]

Rating:TA Puts a New Chief In Charge of Russell Not Rated 0.0 Email Routing List Email & Route  Print Print
Tuesday, September 05, 2017

TA Puts a New Chief In Charge of Russell

Reported by Neil Anderson, Managing Editor

A new chief is taking over Russell Investments [profile], with TA Associates' blessing.

Todd Crockett, managing director of TA, confirms that Michelle Seitz, 52, has been appointed CEO of Russell, succeeding Len Brennan, 57. Brennan has also stepped down as chairman of the board, and Seitz will become chairman on January 1. Brennan will stay on as a strategic advisor to the Seattle-based manager of managers.

Seitz most recently led William Blair Investment Management and served on the executive committee for all of William Blair. A spokesman for William Blair did not immediately return a call for comment on how Seitz's duties are being handled.

Seitz led WBIM for 16 years. A PM and an alumnus of Indiana University Bloomington, she previously worked at Concord Investment Company and Nationsbank.

As of June 30, Russell had more than $277 billion in AUM. TA and Reverence Capital Partners, another private equity firm, bought Russell last year.

TA's Crockett predicts that Seitz's "forward-looking leadership will help propel the firm into a new phase of evolution and growth."

Milton Berlinski, managing partner of Reverence, sings Brennan's praises for his more than two decades of working with Russell (and for his six years of leading it).

Check back for more updates as this story develops. 

Stay ahead of the news ... Sign up for our email alerts now
CLICK HERE

0.0
 Do You Recommend This Story?



GO TO: MFWire
Return to Top
 News Archives
2018: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2017: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2016: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2015: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2014: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2013: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2012: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2011: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2010: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2009: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2008: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2007: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2006: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2005: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2004: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2003: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2002: Q4Q3Q2Q1
 Subscribe via RSS:
Raw XML
Add to My Yahoo!
follow us in feedly




©All rights reserved to InvestmentWires, Inc. 1997-2018
14 Wall Street | 20th Floor | New York, NY 10005 | P: 212-331-8968 | F: 212-331-8998
Privacy Policy :: Terms of Use