Johnson, Abby 1961– (International Directory of Business Biographies)
President, Fidelity Investments
Born: December 19, 1961, in Boston, Massachusetts.
Education: Hobart and William Smith College, BA, 1984; Harvard University, MBA, 1988.
Family: Daughter of Edward C. Johnson III (chief executive officer and chairman, Fidelity Investments) and Elizabeth Hodges Johnson; married Christopher J. McKown (cofounder, Health Dialog); children: two.
Career: Booz Allen Hamilton, 1984986, research associate; Fidelity Investments, 1988993, investment analyst; 1993996, fund manager; 1996997, manager, Fidelity Trend Fund; 1997001, senior vice president; 2001 president.
Address: Fidelity Investments (FMR Corporation), 82 Devonshire Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02109; http://www.fidelity.com.
Abigail "Abby" Pierrepont Johnson was the president of Fidelity Investments and the third in line in control of the company. She became a member of the Fidelity board of directors in 1994 and oversaw Fidelity's $1 trillion mutual fund operation. Johnson was well versed in the Fidelity culture. Her grandfather had founded the company, her father was the CEO and chairman, and through her college years,...
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