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Wellington appointment of its first female CEO is still a rarity in the fund management world; Jean Hynes will take over for Brendan Swords next summer at the Boston investment company

Oct 26, 2020 - The Boston Globe


Jean Hynes is 51, and poised to be the first woman in charge as Wellington's chief executive in the investment firm's nearly 90-year history.


"Wellington has been on a journey in the last 10 years, being much more deliberate about diversity," Hynes said.

When Jean Hynes entered the money management field nearly 30 years ago, she was drawn by a curiosity about the factors that moved stocks up and down, the reasons for the market's daily gyration...