John Creswell

“IGE helps governments and civil societies around the world find pathways to constructive dialogue, rule of law, and equal citizenship anchored on religious freedom. Where governance is weak and society is marginalized, IGE is there to offer support.”

John Creswell serves as Executive Managing Director at Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co.  He has over two decades of experience working in the investment management industry.  Previously, Mr. Creswell worked for BNP Paribas as Head of Consultant Relations and Product Strategy for North America. Prior to that he spent twelve years at Nuveen Investments in a number of senior positions as the firm grew from a $40 billion single asset class manager to a global investment management firm with over $200 billion in assets under management. Prior to his investment career, Mr. Creswell was an auditor and management consultant for Ernst & Young.

Mr. Creswell has authored numerous articles and is a frequent speaker on trends in the investment management industry, capital markets, and geo-political issues. He has appeared on Fox Business News and Bloomberg TV, and been quoted in the Wall Street Journal and Barron’s. Mr. Creswell earned a degree in business administration from California State University at Fullerton and a master’s degree in Public Policy from The Claremont Graduate University. In addition, he is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), and remains active in various civic and non-profit organizations.

He has held numerous Board of Advisors/Directors positions in the areas of child welfare, humanitarian assistance, and economic development, and has had a lifelong interest in how societies and their governments exist together, without compromising basic human rights such as freedom of religion and conscience.