Mr. Thornton manages Sixpoint’s Chicago office and has overall responsibility for Midwest distribution as well as select accounts in the Northeast. He also manages Sixpoint’s distribution practice in North America. Mr. Thornton’s coverage includes public pension funds, insurance companies, family offices/endowments, fund of funds, and diversified institutional investors throughout the Midwest and Northeast regions. Prior to joining Sixpoint, Mr. Thornton was a Director at Barclays Capital in the Institutional Client Group where he managed the middle market equity business for the Midwest region. Mr. Thornton also spent eight years at Lehman Brothers serving as a Senior Vice President in the Equities division covering more than 50 institutional accounts for general and diversified equity products. Mr. Thornton graduated from Denison University with a BS in economics and received a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He is a General Securities Supervisor (Series 7, 9, 10 and 63) and a General Securities Principal (Series 24), registered with FINRA.