Stuart ParkerPresident & CEO at PGIM Investments
Stuart S. Parker is president and CEO of PGIM Investments, the worldwide distributor of retail products for PGIM, Inc., the $1 trillion global investment management business of Prudential Financial, Inc (PFI*).
Under Parker’s leadership, the company has grown to over $100 billion in assets. During this time, he has built out a global platform with the 2013 launch of the firm’s UCITS suite which now includes 26 funds, and has expanded distribution to 15 countries across Europe and Asia.
Parker oversees the Strategic Investment Research Group, which provides due diligence oversight for third-party investment managers across PFI platforms. Previously, he headed up Jennison Associates’ retail sub advisory relationships and PGIM’s retail distribution. He also spent 14 years at Citigroup Asset Management as head of nonproprietary retail distribution. Parker holds a bachelor’s degree from Rollins College and an MBA from Thunderbird, the American Graduate School of International Management. He is a board member of the Investment Company Institute as well as president and a director of PGIM Funds.
*PFI of the United States is not affiliated in any manner with Prudential plc, a company headquartered in the United Kingdom.