Stacey ONeill was named senior client executive for Russell Investments institutional business, effective today, confirmed spokeswoman Jennifer Tice.
Ms. ONeill reports to Lisa Schneider, director of client services.
Russell expanded its client services team in response to a growing institutional client base, Ms. Tice said. Russell now has a four-person team; Ms. ONeills position was added after Ms. Schneider was promoted to director, Ms. Tice said. Ms. ONeill will focus on institutional investors on the East Coast.
Ms. ONeill was president, relationship manager, at Artio Global Management, formerly Julius Baer Investment Management. Artio spokesman Neil Shapiro declined to comment on a replacement.