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 January, 2011.  He joined Legg Mason from The Carlyle Group, where he was Chief Financial Officer, a member of the Operating Committee, and responsible for the firm's financial and investor reporting, internal controls, budgeting, treasury, IT and global facilities. 

In his role as CFO at Legg Mason, Mr. Nachtwey is responsible for Finance, Treasury, and Investor Relations.

Prior to joining Carlyle, Mr. Nachtwey was a partner at Deloitte & Touche, serving in various leadership roles including Northeast Regional Managing Partner for the Investment Management industry and as the firm's lead partner for the Blackstone Group.  Before becoming a partner at Deloitte, Mr. Nachtwey spent two years overseas working for a U.S. defense contractor.

Mr. Nachtwey graduated magna cum laude from Syracuse University.  He is active in a number of industry groups, and he is a member of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board’s Investor Advisory Committee.  Mr. Nachtwey’s community activities have included CollegeBound Foundation, Everyman Theatre, The National Gallery of Art, The Friends of the New York Public Library, and the Tri-State (NY / CT / NJ) Regional Plan Association.

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