Scott Steele, Head of Fixed Income Business Development for Europe and Asia.
Capital Group has appointed Scott Steele as head of fixed income business development for Europe and Asia.
In this newly-created role Scott will focus on building the fixed income distribution strategy and product development roadmap to better serve institutional and intermediary clients in Europe and Asia.
Based in London, Scott will report to Alexandra Haggard, Head of Product and Investment Services for Europe and Asia. Scott joins Capital Group with more than 30 years of industry experience, in particular with strong fixed income and distribution expertise across Europe and Asia. His experience includes being Global Head of Fixed Income Client Portfolio Management at Janus Henderson Investors and, prior to that, he held several leadership positions at PIMCO, including Head of Wealth Management, Hong Kong and Singapore and Head of Institutional, Asia ex. Japan. Earlier, he was CIO at BMO mutual funds.
“Amid ongoing volatility, the role that fixed income can play in a balanced portfolio has never been more important. We have a real opportunity to demonstrate the power of our fixed income capabilities and distinctive investment approach to clients. Capital Group is one of the largest, active fixedincome managers globally, with a track record of delivering long-term results, and I look forward to bringing our offerings to more institutional and wholesale investors across Europe and Asia.”Scott Steele, Head of Fixed Income Business Development for Europe and Asia.