Thomas Jones

Head of Strategic Relations

As Head of Strategic Relations, Thom leads the team responsible for business development including corporate enterprise relationships, national accounts and advisory research.



  • Also serves on several firm leadership committees including product, fiduciary, managed accounts and strategy
  • Joined Columbia Threadneedle in 2014
  • Served as director of U.S. business development and client strategy for Pioneer Investments; served on the management committee of Pioneer’s U.S. distribution organization
  • Led Pioneer’s global strategic partnership group, sat on the U.S. product development committee and led the firm’s alternative investment task force
  • Led national accounts and business development at Deutsche Bank Asset Management where he implemented new channel business lines including structured products and alternative investments
  • Held several leadership roles within distribution as managing director of Putnam Investments
  • Began his career as a financial advisor and has been a member of the investment community since 1993


  • University of New Hampshire, B.S.