Åsa NorrieCEO Europe & Regional Head of Distribution at Principal Global Investors
Åsa is Chief Executive Officer of Principal Global Investors (Europe) Limited and Regional Head of Distribution since June 2021. In addition to her role with PGI she is Board Member of a UK School Council and a UK charity.
Åsa has worked in the asset management industry for over 25 years. She was previously Head of Global Strategic Alliances at Aberdeen Standard Investments for 3 years and a Board Member of the Standard Life UK Pension Scheme. At Standard Life Investments she spent 12 years latterly as Head of European Business Development. Prior to this she held the role as Vice President Nordic Region at Britannic Asset Management.
She started her finance industry career at Edinburgh Fund Managers in 1995 working within the European equity portfolio management team. Åsa received an MSc in Economics from the Hanken School of Economics (Svenska Handelshögskolan) and was awarded an Erasmus Scholarship from the Strathclyde University Business School.