Legg Mason appoints Schliessler as CAO
Asset manager Legg Mason has announced the appointment of Ursula Schliessler (pictured) to the position of Chief Administration Officer (CAO) as of April.
Schliessler has been with Legg Mason for 27 years, most recently as head of Global Distribution Business Management. Based in London, she will now be in charge of technology, personnel, risk management, property, internal revision and accounting.
“Ursula Schliessler has been a key partner to the management team for years and has decisively contributed to our growth strategy, we are delighted to welcome her as part of the executive committee” comments Joseph Sullivan, chairman and CEO at Legg Mason.