Jennifer M. JohnsonFranklin Resources
Tasked with the responsibility of handling all facets of business, setting up strategic objectives, and driving corporate priorities Jennifer Johnson holds the position as Franklin Resources, Inc. vital CEO. Johnson 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 and vast awareness of the investment management industry as well. Johnson is known for her kind and innovative spirit which comes through when she helps people achieve their financial goals. Over her years at Franklin, Johnson 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. Johnson has also received much recognition in her field, one example being Ignites.com’s Most Influential Women in Fund Management and numerous other honors.
Year appointed: 2019