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Rolf Agather
Managing Director, North America Research at FTSE Russell


Rolf Agather is managing director of North America research for global index provider FTSE Russell, part of the London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG). Rolf joined LSEG in 2014 when it acquired Russell Investments. In his role with FTSE Russell, Rolf is responsible for leading the team that creates new index concepts and publishes compelling research on capital markets, indexation and investment management.

Previously, Rolf was the managing director of research and innovation for the Russell Indexes division of Russell Investments. Rolf was instrumental in the creation of the Russell Global Indexes in 2007 and he continues to lead research and innovation in the growing field of index investing.

Agenda Sessions

  • Index Innovation and the Road Ahead: Everything You Need to Know in 10 Questions

  • Reality check: Facts about Factors and other Indexing Issues