Managing Director – Thornburg Investment Management Ltd.
Europe, Middle East, & Asia (ex-Japan)
Chris Elsmark is a managing director for Thornburg Investment Management Ltd., the company's London-headquartered sales and client service organization, focused on institutions and professional investors outside the United States.
Bringing over 25 years of financial services experience, Chris is also co-founder and chairman of the thought leadership network Copthall Partners. His prior experience encompasses numerous key positions overseeing distribution, client servicing, and marketing at T. Rowe Price Group Inc, BNP Paribas Investment Partners, and Scottish Widows Investment Partnerships, including serving as head of global institutional business and co-head of global client services. Prior to joining T. Rowe Price, Chris was senior client portfolio manager and headed the client portfolio management and client servicing team for the European Equities Team at J.P. Morgan Asset Management. He holds an MA (Economics & Law) with honours from the University of Edinburgh and earned an MBA (with Directors' commendation) from the elite Cass Business School, London. In his spare time, he coaches and referees youth soccer.