Kirk M. Moore, CFA

Corporate Leadership Global Head of Research

Kirk is global head of research at Columbia Threadneedle Investments.


  • Oversees global fixed-income and equity research


  • Served as head of fixed-income research before being promoted to head of global fixed-income research in 2014 and then global head of research in 2017
  • Served as an analyst covering telecommunications, cable, media and utilities industries before being promoted to research leader for investment grade credit in 2005
  • Covered the telecommunications, cable, media and utilities industries at UBS/Brinson
  • Member of the investment community since 1990
  • Holds the Chartered Financial Analyst® designation


  • Washington University, MBA with a concentration in finance
  • University of Missouri – St. Louis, B.A., finance
Kirk M. Moore, CFA
Global Head of Research