Patrick J. Browne
Patrick Browne is the Co-Head of Client Services and is responsible for setting the strategic direction of the Client Services team. In this role, Mr. Browne leads the teams responsible for ensuring that Lord Abbett’s investment products address the needs of the markets served by the firm: U.S. Institutional, U.S. Retail, and International. In addition, he oversees the integrated efforts of the firm’s U.S. Institutional group, which includes Institutional Investor Services, Client Experience and Consultant Relations, as well as the Product Strategy & Product Messaging groups, which are responsible for developing and communicating the firm’s investment product strategies in the marketplace. Mr. Browne serves on the Lord Abbett Steering Committee, which provides strategic direction and decides on the priorities of the organization. In addition, he serves as Co-Head of the firm’s Partnership Committee.
Mr. Browne joined the firm in 1990 as an Internal Wholesaler and was named Partner in 2002. He was promoted to a Regional Manager in 1992 and to Southeastern Division Director in 1996. He became the Eastern Division Director in 2000. In 2008, he took on the responsibility for the firm’s outreach efforts to wirehouses and regional broker/dealers in the East. He has worked in the financial services industry since 1987.
He earned a BS from SUNY Oneonta.