Position: Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, International Businesses
Charles F. Lowrey is executive vice president and chief operating officer of Prudential Financial, Inc.’s, International businesses.

Prior to assuming his current role in April 2014, Lowrey was executive vice president and chief operating officer of Prudential’s U.S. businesses. Previously, Lowrey served as president and CEO of PGIM, Prudential’s global investment management business, and earlier as CEO of its real estate investment business, PGIM Real Estate.

Before joining Prudential in 2001, Lowrey was a managing director and head of the Americas for J.P. Morgan’s Real Estate and Lodging Investment Banking group, where he began his investment banking career in 1988. Earlier, Lowrey spent four years as a managing partner of an architecture firm he founded in New York City. During this time, he became a registered New York architect.

Lowrey received an MBA from Harvard University, a master’s degree in architecture from Yale University and a bachelor’s degree in architecture from Princeton University.