Our management team
Each member of our leadership team has more than 20 years of experience in their respective fields and brings specialized talents to the table. The combination keeps ideas, improvements and strategic initiatives moving forward.
JOSEPH A. SULLIVAN
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Sullivan has served as Chairman and CEO since 2012, after serving as Head of Global Distribution and CAO.
PETER H. NACHTWEY
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Nachtwey joined Legg Mason as Chief Financial Officer and a member of the firm's Executive Committee in 2011.
TERENCE A. JOHNSON
Head of Global Distribution
Mr. Johnson joined Legg Mason in 2005. In April, 2013, Terry was appointed Head of Global Distribution at Legg Mason.
THOMAS C. MERCHANT
Mr. Merchant was promoted to General Counsel in April, 2013; he has worked at Legg Mason for over 20 years.
THOMAS K. HOOPS
Head of Business Development
Mr. Hoops joined Legg Mason as Head of Business Development and a member of the firm’s Executive Committee in January 2014.
FRANCES L. CASHMAN
Head of Global Marketing and Communications
Fran Cashman is Head of Global Marketing and Communications, with responsibility for communications, marketing, digital experience and brand.
JOHN D. KENNEY
Global Head of Affiliate Strategic Initiatives
John Kenney was appointed Global Head of Affiliate Strategic Initiatives in April 2015 and then appointed to Legg Mason’s Executive Committee effective June 1, 2017.
Chief Human Resources Officer
With over 25 years of experience in Human Resources, Ms. Lattin has held the position of Head of Global Human Resources at Legg Mason since 2009.
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