Legg Mason has served investors for over 110 years. Today as a pure global asset manager, we remain steadfast in our commitment to helping investors achieve their long-term financial goals.
Throughout our history, Legg Mason has developed a strong culture and sense of purpose that has guided generations of employees and helped us to succeed across market cycles. Integral to our success as a firm and delivering value for our clients is our vision:
"Our vision is to be a proven leader in global asset management by delivering specialized investment solutions that meet our clients' objectives and by rewarding our shareholders and employees."
Creating Client and Shareholder Value
Legg Mason believes that global scale and diversification are essential to serve the needs of investors and to develop new and innovative ways to generate alpha. The distinctive Legg Mason multi-affiliate model provides investors across the globe with unmatched depth and breadth of investment solutions and superior client service. At Legg Mason, we believe that if you focus on your client first, you will deliver for your shareholders.
Four core themes, all around understanding and meeting client needs, guide the management of Legg Mason’s distribution platform:
Client solutions orientation
Drives how we think about product development, how we cover the intermediary channel and how we help intermediaries serve investors.
Analysis of client, market and demographic data informs our approach to client segmentation and underpins our coverage model for serving distribution partners and clients.
Broad global footprint
Investment and client service teams around the world allow us to leverage and syndicate the best ideas and practices, regardless of their origin.
Active partnership with Affiliate managers
We collaborate with our asset managers throughout the sales process with transparency and accountability and utilize their expertise to most effectively serve our clients.
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Who We Are and What We Believe
In every Legg Mason location across the globe, our employees are guided by core values that impact everything we do and drive us to execute our vision every day. These values include:
INTEGRITY: We operate with a "no chalk" principle, respecting ethical boundaries and doing the right thing for our clients and each other
COLLABORATION: We value partnership within and across our multi-manager business, and foster a diverse, supportive environment
PASSION FOR RESULTS: We focus relentlessly on service excellence and delivering performance that benefits our clients and shareholders
EMPOWERMENT: We embrace an entrepreneurial spirit and drive innovation and new ideas
COMMITMENT TO OUR PROFESSION: We pursue continuous learning to advance our investment management knowledge and lead the industry forward
We believe our people are our greatest asset. Our employees share a common commitment to the investment management profession and a passion for delivering service excellence and performance that benefit our clients and shareholders.