Global Head of Distribution
Jesse Brownell is global head of distribution for Thornburg Investment Management. He is responsible for leading the sales and distribution efforts across the company's institutional, intermediary, and international lines of business. Prior to his current role, Jesse served as regional consultant, divisional sales director, head of US Intermediary, then head of global distribution for the firm. He was elected managing director in 2020. His prior experience includes serving as regional director for Highland Capital Management and regional consultant for Hartford Funds. Before entering the financial services industry, Jesse played professional baseball with the Colorado Rockies.
Throughout his career, Jesse has demonstrated a track record of driving outcomes and has been critical to informing the strategic direction of the distribution function at Thornburg. His positive influence and perspective across the organization sets a foundation for high yet achievable results.
Jesse received his BS from the University of Iowa. He is currently registered with FINRA with a Series 7, 66 and 24.