Martin L. Flanagan is President and Chief Executive Officer of Invesco, a position he has held since August 2005. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of Invesco and serves as a Trustee and Vice Chairman of the Invesco Funds.
Mr. Flanagan joined Invesco from Franklin Resources, Inc., where he was president and co-chief executive officer from January 2004 to July 2005. Previously, he had been Franklin’s copresident from May 2003 to January 2004, chief operating officer and chief financial officer from November 1999 to May 2003, and senior vice president and chief financial officer from 1993 until November 1999. Mr. Flanagan served as director, executive vice president and chief operating officer of Templeton, Galbraith & Hansberger, Ltd. before its acquisition by Franklin in 1992. Before joining Templeton in 1983, he worked with Arthur Andersen & Co.
Mr. Flanagan earned a BA degree and a BBA from Southern Methodist University (SMU). He is a Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA) charterholder and a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). He serves on the Board of Governors and as a member of the Executive Committee for the Investment Company Institute, and is a former chairman. He also serves as a member of the Executive Board at the SMU Cox School of Business and is involved with a number of civic activities in Atlanta. He also serves as chairman of Engage Ventures, an independent venture fund and platform based in Atlanta, and is 2020 chair-elect of the Metro Atlanta Chamber.