Hugh Tawney

Senior Managing Director

Having spent his entire career in the investment management industry, both in Institutional investment consulting and buy side equity, Hugh Tawney brings a deep working knowledge of investment products and strategies to his role as Senior Managing Director of Development. In addition to his role in development for the firm, Hugh also sits on the investment committee where he advises managers and the firm on trends in the market, investment ideas and positioning.

Before joining L&S Advisors, Hugh was Director of Client Service and Development for Torray Investment Management, a long-only equity firm. At Torray, Hugh designed and implemented the firm’s client service and development program which allowed the firm to raise over $1.1 billion in assets. Prior to that he was at Morgan Stanley’s Graystone Consulting in Philadelphia where he ran the manager analysis, due diligence and reporting efforts for a team advising on $3 billion. Hugh started his career while finishing his senior year of college at Waddell & Reed where he provided investment advice to individuals and institutions.

Hugh Currently holds his Series 66 & 7. He Earned his BA in Political Science from the University of Colorado and recently completed his MBA from the R.H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland.

On the personal side

Hugh was born and raised in Baltimore City although he, his wife and Riley the dog currently reside in Washington, DC.

Something you may not know about Hugh

Outside of work Hugh is an avid sailor, loves fly fishing and enjoys traveling anywhere with his wife.

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