Russell Noles is Chief Operating Officer of Nuveen.
Russell oversees a combined organization that includes Finance, IT & Operations and Risk Management. He joined Nuveen’s parent company TIAA in 2004 where he most recently served as the Chief Strategy Officer. Previously he held senior leadership roles with The St. Paul Companies and Qwest Communications.
Russell holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Metropolitan State University of Denver, and a MBA degree in finance from the University of Denver, and is a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA).