BOSTON & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Columbia Threadneedle Investments (Columbia Threadneedle) today announces the appointment of Colin Lundgren as Global Head of Fixed Income. Mr. Lundgren is currently Deputy Global Head of Fixed Income and has been with the company for 31 years. Mr. Lundgren will report to Colin Moore, Global Chief Investment Officer. Jim Cielinski, former Global Head of Fixed Income, has resigned from Columbia Threadneedle. We wish Jim every success in the future.
Mr. Moore commented: “We expect a very smooth transition given Colin’s deep and long involvement with our fixed income investment teams.”
Mr. Lundgren was Deputy Global Head and Head of U.S. Fixed Income, with responsibility for investment oversight of $136 billion in assets.
Mark Burgess, Deputy Global Chief Investment Officer, will continue to provide regional oversight of the London-based teams.
Columbia Threadneedle’s team of 171 fixed income professionals globally manages over $176 billion in assets, across investment grade credit, high yield credit, municipal bonds, emerging market debt, securitized debt, government bonds, bank loans, social bonds and multi-sector fixed income.
About Columbia Threadneedle Investments:
Columbia Threadneedle Investments is a leading global asset management group that provides a broad range of investment strategies and solutions for individual, institutional and corporate clients around the world.
With more than 2,000 people, including over 450 investment professionals based in North America, Europe and Asia, we manage $473 billion1 of assets across developed and emerging market equities, fixed income, asset allocation solutions and alternatives.
Columbia Threadneedle Investments is the global asset management group of Ameriprise Financial, Inc. (NYSE: AMP).
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1As of June 30, 2017
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