Russ is the global leader of SEI Ventures, SEI’s
corporate venture capital program. SEI Ventures seeks to identify venture
capital opportunities to drive new product development in existing and adjacent
markets, accelerate the expansion or launch of existing and new platforms, and
be a catalyst for the introduction and implementation of new technologies and
business models within SEI.
SEI Ventures’ strategic mission is to enhance our ability
to deliver innovative, comprehensive solutions to help our clients achieve
lasting success. Russ also leads our global innovation programs, which focus on
various initiatives that enable creative problem-solving through
design-thinking and user-centered design principles.
Throughout his career, Russ has led product-design,
technology and innovation strategies for several businesses, ranging from
startups to billion-dollar enterprises. During his 17-year tenure at SEI, he
has led various strategic initiatives, including new business marketing,
business development, product design and technology.
Russ also serves as an adjunct professor at Villanova
University’s School of Business’ Executive MBA program, focusing on innovation
and value creation through technology. Russ holds a Bachelor of Science in
Information Systems Design from Drexel University’s College of Computing &
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