Mr. Thornton joined Cadence Capital Management in 2020 and currently serves as Senior Portfolio Strategist. Prior to joining Cadence, Mr. Thornton served as Investment Director in the Global Investment Strategies group at Putnam Investments and Managing Director at Macquarie Group. Prior to Macquarie Group, Mr. Thornton was a Director at Nomura Securities and Deutsche Bank. Earlier in his career he was a Vice President at Lehman Brothers and a Director at RBC Capital Markets.
Mr. Thornton graduated from the University of Notre Dame with a B.B.A. in Management Information Systems and received a M.S. in Investment Management from the Boston University Questrom School of Business.