WOMEN CEO REPORT

- Franklin Resources

Jennifer M. Johnson

Franklin Resources

As Franklin Resources, CEO, Jennifer Johnson is tasked with handling all facets of business, setting up strategic objectives, and driving corporate priorities. Jennifer is the strong leader the firm needs to lead them strategically into the future with substantial practice in guiding all parts of an investment firm coupled with vast awareness of the investment management industry. She is known for her kind and innovative spirit which comes through when she helps people achieve their financial goals. Over her years at Franklin, she has managed every major aspect of business starting with her first position as COO and Co-President. She has been at the forefront of investment management, global distribution, customer service, fund administration, and global technology. Jennifer has also received much recognition in her field including Ignites.com’s Most Influential Women in Fund Management. She earned a BA in economics from the University of California at Davis.

Year appointed: 2019