Edward Jones Hires Broadridge’s Gumbs as New General Counsel

Jones Financial Cos., owner of investment management giant Edward D. Jones & Co. LP, has hired Keir Gumbs as its new general counsel.

Gumbs leads the company’s legal and compliance divisions, reporting to Edward Jones managing partner and chief executive Penny Pennington, according to an Edward Jones spokeswoman. The former chief legal officer at Broadridge Financial Solutions Inc. began his new role on Nov. 10.

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