Mr. Dow began his investment career with Lord Abbett in the early 1970s, when he joined the firm as a Research Analyst. He has served in a number of investment positions, including Portfolio Manager for several Lord Abbett funds and Head of Fixed Income, where he was an integral part of developing and introducing Lord Abbett bond funds.
In 1986, Mr. Dow was named a Partner, and in 1995 he was named Chief Investment Officer. In June 1996, he was appointed Managing Partner. In 2007 he appointed Daria Foster Managing Partner and took the newly created role of Senior Partner.