Kathleen Murphy

Kathleen Murphy

President, Personal Investing, Fidelity Investments

Kathleen Murphy is President of Personal Investing, a Fidelity Investments company that provides retail brokerage, mutual funds, managed accounts, annuities and other financial products and services to millions of individual investors.

Ms Murphy, a 25-year industry veteran, oversees a business with more than $1.9 trillion in client assets under administration, more than 17 million customer accounts and over 15,000 employees. Prior to joining Fidelity, Ms Murphy was Chief Executive Officer of ING US Wealth Management. She began her career with Aetna, spending 15 years in a variety of legal and government affairs positions, eventually serving as General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer, Aetna Financial Services.

Ms Murphy sits on the Board of Governors of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), and the Board of Directors of the National Football Foundation. She has repeatedly been named one of the ‘50 Most Powerful Women in American Business’ by Fortune magazine, one of the ‘Wall Street Top 50’ and ‘Business 100’ by Irish America magazine and named as one of the ‘25 Most Powerful Women in Finance’ by US Banker, among other honors.