TORONTO, June 28, 2011 /CNW/ - Russell Investments Canada Limited (Russell Investments) is pleased to
announce that Greg Nott has been appointed Chief Investment Officer
("CIO"). Mr. Nott replaces Sadiq S. Adatia, who has announced his
plans to leave Russell Investments and join another organization in a
senior leadership role.
"Sadiq joined Russell Investments in 2006 and was instrumental in
leading the investment team," said David Feather, President and Chief
Executive Officer of Russell Investments. "Sadiq has been an
outstanding contributor and is moving on to a great opportunity. We
know that he will be exceptional in his new position."
Mr. Nott, as CIO, will be responsible for all aspects of investment
management, including leading the fixed income and equity investment
Mr. Nott has 17 years of industry experience and has been with Russell
Investments since 1998. He joined initially as a Senior Research
Analyst in 1998 and become Portfolio Manager in 2003. Mr. Nott has
overseen strong investment performance by the fixed income team and was
a crucial player in steering the investment team through recent
challenges and opportunities in the markets.
"I am really proud of the accomplishments of our fixed-income, equity
and multi-asset teams. This group is well positioned to continue to
deliver the results that our clients desire today and in the future,"
said Greg Nott.
"Greg has been with Russell Investments for thirteen years in ever
expanding roles and was crucial in building the fixed investment team,
and bringing the Russell investment process to many consecutive years
of strong performance," said David Feather. "We are excited to be
offering investors such time-tested investment leadership."
About Russell Investments
Founded in 1936, Russell Investments is a global financial services firm
that serves institutional investors, financial and advisers individuals
in more than 40 countries. The firm has $156 billion in assets under
management (as of 03/31/11) in its mutual funds, retirement products,
and institutional funds.
Russell Canada was recently named the #1 fastest growing money manager
in Benefits Canada's 2010 Top 40 Money Managers Report. For more information about how Russell helps to improve financial
security for people, visit us at www.russell.com/ca.
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