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Kerry Ann James (Chair)

Kerry Ann James (Chair)

Managing Director, Morgan Stanley Investment Management

Kerry is the Managing Director, Head of International Distribution, which includes institutional sales, consultant relations, relationship management and marketing services for Boston Partners, a $75 billion value equity asset management company based in Boston. Prior to holding this position, she was the head of international business development and a product specialist for Boston Partners, based in Europe. She joined the firm from the Monitor Group where she was a case team leader in strategic marketing development. Kerry began her career in financial services with Morgan Stanley Asset Management in sales, and over the years, has worked at Goldman Sachs on the equity trading desk and Wellington Management Company in business development. She is currently serving on the MIT Sloan Alumni Board as a member of the Dean's Circle Committee.

Kerry holds a BS in Management Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management. She holds the Chartered Financial Analyst® designation and FINRA licenses 7, 24 and 66, and has over eighteen years of industry experience.