SSgA Appoints Head of Active Australian Equities

State Street Global Advisors, the investment management business of State Street Corporation, appointed Olivia Engel as head of Active Australian Equities.

In this role, Engel will work with SSgA’s Advanced Research Center and portfolio management teams. She reports to Marc Reinganum, global head of Active Equities, Developed Markets.  

Engel joins SSgA from GMO Australia, where she spent eight years, most recently as a senior portfolio manager responsible for the management of all Australian equity portfolios.Engel spent the past 14 years in active quantitative investing, beginning at Commonwealth Investment Management and Colonial First State prior to GMO Australia.  

Engel holds a BComm and BEc from Australian National University.