Philip N. Russo
Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer
As an EVP and CAO of Delaware Investments, Philip N. Russo directs the firm's financial and infrastructure management in all business areas including retail and institutional funds management, institutional separate accounts, sub-advisory services, managed accounts, and retirement products.
Prior to joining Delaware Investments in September 2004, Russo worked in several capacities, most recently as vice president of finance, for Prudential Investment Management. Before that, Russo was with Bankers Trust Company for 17 years, where he held progressively more responsible positions. He left the firm as chief financial and administrative officer, and managing director of the global technology and operating division. Earlier in his career, Russo was a financial consultant with Touche Ross, New York, and a product manager at Citibank. Russo is a graduate of Rutgers University with a bachelor's degree in economics and an MBA with a concentration in finance, and he is on the board of directors for the Settlement Music School.