Michelle Scrimgeour

Job title 
Chief Executive Officer, Legal & General Investment Management

Michelle Scrimgeour is Chief Executive Officer of Legal & General Investment Management.

Michelle has spent her career at major global firms and has extensive asset management experience across investments, distribution, product, operations, risk and control functions. Michelle was previously Chief Executive Officer, EMEA, Columbia Threadneedle Investments and a member of the Ameriprise Executive Leadership Team.  Prior to that she was Chief Risk Officer at M&G Investments and a Director of M&G Group Limited. Michelle joined M&G in 2012 from BlackRock (previously Merrill Lynch Investment Managers and Mercury Asset Management). She was a member of the Executive Committee at BlackRock which oversaw the integration of BlackRock and BGI in London. Prior to that Michelle held a number of roles across the business and across asset classes, including Chief Operating Officer for International Fixed Income; Global Head of Fixed Income Product; Head of Alternative Investments and senior roles in the Quantitative Equity and Transition Management businesses.

Michelle is Board Director of the Investment Association.