Global Head of Strategy and UK & International Chief Executive Officer
Stuart is the Global Head of Strategy for HSBC Global Asset Management, the c. USD500 billion asset manager of the HSBC Group, responsible for its strategy, M&A and corporate management activities. Stuart reports to the Global CEO, Nicolas Moreau, and is a member of the Global Leadership team and the Global Risk Management Committee.
Stuart is also the CEO and Board Director of the c. USD110 billion UK business and businesses in Bermuda, Turkey & Malta and has oversight responsibility for the Saudi Arabia asset management business. He is also a Board Director of Hang Seng Investment Management Limited businesses.
Stuart is also a Board member and Trustee Director of the c£35 billion HSBC Bank Pension Trust (UK) Limited, which is responsible for the HSBC UK Defined Benefit and Defined Contribution schemes. Stuart sits on the Investment Committee and is a member of the ESG Steering group.
Stuart has been with HSBC since 2010 and was previously the Head of Strategy and prior to that Head of Institutional, UK, responsible for the business development and consultant relations teams, covering, pension, public sector, insurance and treasury client segments. Prior to joining HSBC, he worked at Insight Investment for 5 years and was responsible for their international institutional business covering clients in over 20 countries. Stuart started his investment management career at Threadneedle Asset Management in the 1990's covering a variety of roles including distribution, strategy and as a fixed income analyst.
Stuart graduated with a BSc honours degree in Chemistry and European Studies (German) from the University of Sussex and the University of Freiburg. He also has an MBA from London Business School, holds the Investment Management Certificate, Award in Pension Trusteeship. Stuart is also a member of the UK Investment Association's DC Committee.