Since Mr. Sullivan joined Legg Mason in September 2008 he served as Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer and then as the firm's Head of Global Distribution before being appointed interim Chief Executive Officer last fall. Prior to Legg Mason, Mr. Sullivan served on the Board of Directors of Stifel Financial and as Executive Vice President and Head of Fixed Income Capital Markets for Stifel Nicolaus from December 2005 until rejoining Legg Mason in 2008. Mr. Sullivan has more than 30 years of industry experience, holding prior executive roles at Legg Mason Wood Walker, Dain Bosworth and Piper Jaffray.Mr. Sullivan holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from St. John's University (MN) and is a graduate of the Securities Industry Institute at the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.
Joseph A. Sullivan Appointed President And Chief Executive Officer Of Legg Mason, Inc.
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