Sturkenboom has been hired as investment strategist and will be responsible for providing economic analysis and capital market insight. He will be based in London and increases the size of Russell’s global investment strategy team to seven.
He was most recently with Kempen Capital Management in Amsterdam as a senior investment strategist. There, he was responsible for overseeing the tactical and strategic asset allocation for institutional and private clients, as well as providing market commentary and economic analysis.
Andrew Pease, global head of investment strategy at Russell, said: “We are pleased to welcome Wouter to our global investment strategy team. Wouter’s appointment brings increased depth to our multi-asset capabilities and his skills are a strong complement to our existing strategist team.”