Head of Product,
Natalie is responsible for the strategic direction of Schroders products and client delivery. She is based in Sydney.
Prior to joining Schroders in May 2020, Natalie spent over seven years at Mercer Investments as the head of product and solutions management responsible for the end-to-end product lifecycle across the full spectrum of mainstream asset classes including multi-asset, lifecycle investing and alternatives. Natalie had a strong focus on large single client solutions across both the institutional and wealth client segments.
Prior to joining Mercer in November 2013, Natalie gained 15 years of industry experience. This includes her time at Russell Investments in product and business development where she led several significant projects including the development of Russell’s direct investment capability (emulation and in-house asset management) and the roll out of their first ETF.
Previously, Natalie worked at MLC within their wealth management line of business, where she advised financial planners on regulatory matters, strategy design and responded to technical queries. She also worked at the Commonwealth Bank of Australia, developing the first e-commerce superannuation clearing house solution for corporate clients rolling out choice of fund.
Natalie holds a master of commerce and a bachelor of business (management and marketing), both from the University of Western Sydney and is currently completing the CAIA ‘Fundamentals of Alternatives Investment’.