- Head of UK, Global Client Group
About Chris Leak
Chris leads Nuveen’s U.K. team within Global Client Group, developing client and consultant relationships throughout the U.K. across Nuveen’s full range of global products and tailored solutions.
Prior to joining the company in 2019, Chris was at Oaktree Capital for 8 years where he held the position of senior vice president. There, he headed up EMEA consultant relationships and the U.K. and Ireland institutional business. He previously held roles at Hermes Investment Management, F&C Asset Management, Baring Asset Management, and State Street Bank and Trust Company. Beginning his career in 1999, Chris has worked solely in asset management within client and consultant relations, corporate and strategy development, driving sales across asset classes.
Chris graduated with a B.A., honours, in Geography from the University of Leeds and has held the Investment Management Certificate since 2003.