Mark Marinella has joined State Street Research & Management Co. as chief investment officer of fixed income. In this role, Marinella will oversee the firm's fixed income investment management, research, trading and administration. Marinella will lead a team of over 35 portfolio managers, analysts and traders. He will report to Richard S. Davis, president and chief executive officer.
Marinella is an 18-year veteran of the investment management business. He most recently served as CIO and head of fixed income for Columbia Management Group, the investment subsidiary of FleetBoston, where he oversaw a team of 140 investment professionals managing over $80 billion in assets. He joined Columbia Management Group in 2002 to manage the integration of several distinct asset management operations toward building one team with one organizational identity.