Jackson National Asset Management, LLC®

Who We Are

Jackson National Asset Management, LLC® (JNAM) is a $200+ billion asset manager* that serves as the Advisor to the JNL Funds available on the Jackson variable annuity platform.

Investment Management

We emphasize the importance of oversight and the selection of best-in-class investment managers in helping clients with their retirement goals.

Investment Due Diligence

Our proprietary manager research process leverages institutional techniques, research analysis, and insight.

JNAM Executive Management Team

Mark Nerud, President & CEO

Susan Rhee, Senior Vice President, General Counsel 

Dan Koors, Senior Vice President, Chief Operating Officer

Bill Harding, Senior Vice President, Chief Investment Officer

Richard Gorman, Senior Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer

Eric Bjornson, Vice President, Operations

Garett Childs, Vice President, Finance & Risk, Controller

Explore JNAM

It's easy to see why our JNAM associates enjoy their time in the Windy City, as our Chicago office is frequently named a great place to work. After hours, our associates take advantage of living in a multicultural city that thrives on the diversity of its neighborhoods. Today, Chicago embodies and reflects the core values of America's heartland-integrity, hard work and in the social fabric of its 77 distinct neighborhoods.


* As of 06/30/2020

Jackson National Asset Management, LLC (JNAM) is an investment adviser registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and is the investment adviser to the “Funds,” which are investment companies (subaccounts) that underlie the Jackson variable products.  Nothing contained herein is investment advice nor a solicitation for investment advisory services. JNAM is an affiliate of Jackson National Life Distributors LLC and Jackson National Life Insurance Company.

Jackson® is the marketing name for Jackson National Life Insurance Company® (Home Office: Lansing, Michigan) and Jackson National Life Insurance Company of New York® (Home Office: Purchase, New York).