Morningstar Investment Management Europe, part of the Morningstar Investment Management group, has appointed Steve Croucher as Chief Operating Officer.
Croucher will be responsible for managing key functional areas of the company’s investment management business in the UK and Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) region. He will work with global business leaders in the development and execution of strategy, managing areas that include product and account management, operations and trading, sales, distribution, and marketing.
Croucher most recently served as COO at Rockfire Capital. He has also held Chief Operations Officer roles at Border & Cie, INSYNERGY Investment Management and Skandia Investment Group.
Global Chief Operating Officer at Morningstar Investment Management group Matthew Radgowski said: “Steve’s knowledge of the global financial services marketplace is extensive, and he is excellently placed to help drive the success of our Morningstar Managed Portfolios services in the UK and throughout EMEA. His superior business judgement and management skills will make key contributions to our work helping investors reach their financial goals. We are pleased to welcome him to the team.”
Morningstar Investment Management has over $200 billion in asset under advisement and management globally.