Lochiel Crafter is an executive vice president and head of Asia Pacific for State Street Global Advisors (SSGA), the investment management arm of State Street Corporation and a global leader in asset management. Based in Sydney, Lochiel oversees SSGA's business across the Asia-Pacific region. Prior to that appointment in 2013, Lochiel was head of investments for Asia Pacific. Lochiel is a member of SSGA's Executive Management Group and is a board member of a number of SSGA operating entities.
Before joining SSGA in 2010, Lochiel was CEO of the Australian Reward Investment Alliance. He was also with SSGA for seven years as regional CIO for the Asia-Pacific region and has held other roles in the investment management industry.
Lochiel has earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of CFA Institute. He received an MBA from the University of Melbourne and a BS with First Class Honours, majoring in statistics, from the University of New South Wales.