Jean David Larson

Chief Operating Officer & General Counsel

Jean-David joined Pugh Capital in February 2019.  He leads a team of highly experienced professionals across Pugh Capital’s operations, compliance, finance, legal, technology, and human resources functions. Jean-David previously worked at Russell Investments where he held several senior leadership roles, leading a variety of global, cross-functional strategic initiatives and teams and working closely with institutional asset owners.   Jean-David is a member and current chair of Pugh Capital’s Executive Management Committee where he contributes to the long-term strategic planning and management of the firm. 

Jean-David graduated from Duke University School of Law with a law degree and a masters in international and comparative law. He received a BA in economics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and he has studied at the University of Hong Kong and the London School of Economics.