Stephanie M. Pierce is the CEO of Dreyfus, Mellon & Exchange-Traded Funds at BNY Mellon Investment Management. In this role, she has responsibility for the development of the firm’s sponsored ETF offering as well as the index and money markets businesses. Stephanie is an entrepreneurial investment management veteran with extensive leadership experience driving strategic change and commercial innovation across investment management companies.
Prior to joining BNY Mellon in 2018, Stephanie served as Executive Vice President, Investment Product Group at Fidelity Investments, where she led product strategy for Fidelity’s $2 trillion asset management business.
Stephanie, who resides in Boston with her husband and daughter, has a BA in International Relations from Stanford University and holds the Series 24, 7 and 3 certifications. She is a member of the Leadership Board at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, a member of the Board of Advisors for the Boston Ballet, a member of the Advisory Board of the Journal of Portfolio Management, a member of the Speakers’ Bureau of Women in ETFs and a Trustee for the US Ski and Snowboard Foundation Board.
First-time CEO, Stephanie Pierce joins The 411k to share the story of her non-linear career path, lessons from 30+ years in the finance industry, and advice to young professionals on what it means to be a leader today.