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

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

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

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

THOMAS C. MERCHANT

General Counsel

Mr. Merchant was promoted to General Counsel in April, 2013; he has worked at Legg Mason for over 20 years.

Thomas K. Hoops

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

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

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.

Patricia Lattin

PATRICIA LATTIN

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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