Michael J. Karpik

COO at PineBridge

Mr. Karpik is Chief Operating Officer for PineBridge Investments responsible for overseeing global operations, finance, compliance, risk management, product management, funds, and technology functions at the firm. Mr. Karpik has 30 years of industry experience, most recently as EMEA CEO for State Street Global Advisors (SSGA), where he had overall responsibility for their investment management business in the region. He served in Chairman and CEO roles across their UK, France, and Ireland entities and has significant investment, fund product, and governance experience. Prior to his role as EMEA CEO, Mr. Karpik held roles in Europe as Head of Investments, Chief Operating Officer, Head of UK, Ireland and Middle East, Global Head of Cash Investments and EMEA Head of Cash Investments. Previously, he was at Sallie Mae in Washington, DC as Senior Funding Manager and worked as one of a four-person team to start a high net worth investment manager from the ground up. Mr. Karpik has a BS in Finance and Economics from Gannon University and is a CFA Charterholder.


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