- Extensive experience in the mutual funds industry
- Board member of the Money Management Institute and the Investment Company Institute
Stuart Parker is President and Chief Executive Officer of PGIM Investments a manufacturer and distributor of retail mutual funds sold primarily through third-party distribution channels. Parker is also responsible for the Strategic Investment Research Group, which provides due diligence oversight for third-party investment managers across Prudential’s platforms.
Prior to his current position, Parker was Executive Vice President, Head of Retail, for both Jennison Associates’ subadvisory relationships and Prudential Investments’ retail distribution of mutual funds and managed accounts. Before joining Jennison, Parker spent 14 years at Citigroup Asset Management as head of nonproprietary distribution for its retail and subadvisory business. Previously, he served as national sales director for Citigroup’s private portfolio group—its proprietary separately managed accounts business.
He is a board member of the Money Management Institute, Investment Company Institute and Pruco Securities, LLC. He is also President and a director of Prudential Mutual Funds.
Parker earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in History from Rollins College in Florida and a Master of Business Administration degree from Thunderbird, The American Graduate School of International Management, in Arizona.