President, Head of Global Fixed Income & Equity
Russell Morrison is Barings’ President and Head of Global Fixed Income & Equity. Russ is responsible for a significant portion of Barings’ investment business. Prior to his current role, he served as head of Babson Capital Management’s Global Fixed Income business. Russ has worked in the industry since 1994. Prior to joining the firm in 2002, he was a senior portfolio manager at First Union Institutional Debt Management (IDM). Before his tenure at IDM, he was a Vice President for First Union Securities, Inc., a manager in Ernst & Young’s Management Consulting Group and an accountant at North Carolina National Bank. Russ holds a B.S. from Wake Forest University and an M.B.A. from Carnegie Mellon’s Graduate School of Industrial Administration.