Senior Vice President
J Barnes is a Senior Vice President and Investment Counselor for Capital Group Private Client Services. J works directly with high net worth individuals and families to create customized plans for protecting and growing their wealth, often across multiple generations. He also helps nonprofit foundations and endowments to pursue their long-term financial objectives through effective planning and investment management.
Prior to joining our organization in 2012, he was a managing director and head of equity research sales at Knight Capital Group. Before that, he was a senior managing director and global head of research sales at Bear Stearns & Co. and was part of the institutional team at Sanford C. Bernstein & Co. J earned a BS in marketing from Fairleigh Dickinson University.
He is a past chairman of the board of directors at Campbell Hall, an independent school in Studio City, California and is a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners.
J is based in our West Los Angeles office.