Meet the Investment Team

Strategic Advisers LLC

Strategic Advisers LLC (Strategic Advisers), provides discretionary portfolio management as sub-adviser for the Fidelity International Equity Strategy. Strategic Advisers has retained FMR Co., Inc. (FMR) to provide investment models that Strategic Advisers will use in managing accounts enrolled in the strategy. FMR benefits from the unique history and experience of Fidelity, which has managed and researched international equity strategies for over 65 years and has over 85 dedicated international equity investment professionals.1

Jeffrey M. Delleo, CFA2

  • PORTFOLIO MANAGER, STRATEGIC ADVISERS LLC
  • Joined Fidelity: 1997

Jeffrey Delleo is a portfolio manager at Strategic Advisers LLC, a registered investment adviser and a Fidelity Investments company.
 
In this role, Mr. Delleo is responsible for the open architecture international equity portfolios within Strategic Advisers' taxable offerings. Additionally, he provides after-tax management to Portfolio Advisory Services Accounts – Tax-Sensitive Accounts (formerly Fidelity Personalized Portfolios) and Fidelity Personal Trust client portfolios.
 
Prior to assuming his current responsibilities in 2012, Mr. Delleo held various positions of increasing responsibility within Strategic Advisers LLC. He has been in the financial industry since 1994. Mr. Delleo earned his bachelor of arts degree in finance and operations management from the University of Massachusetts, as well as his master of business administration degree in finance from Boston College. He is a CFA® charterholder. 


William Bower

  • PORTFOLIO MANAGER, FMR CO, INC
  • JOINED FIDELITY: 1994

Bill Bower is a portfolio manager in the Equity division at Fidelity Investments.
 
In this role, Mr. Bower manages Fidelity Diversified International Fund and Fidelity Advisor Diversified International Fund.
 
Prior to assuming his current responsibilities, Mr. Bower managed various other Fidelity funds, including Fidelity International Discovery Fund and Fidelity Select Construction and Housing Portfolio. He also co-managed Fidelity Overseas Fund. He has been in the financial industry since 1994. Mr. Bower earned his bachelor of science degree from Western Michigan University and his master of business administration degree from the University of Michigan.


Timothy Gannon, CFA2

  • QUANTITATIVE ANALYST, FMR CO, INC
  • JOINED FIDELITY: 2000

Tim Gannon is a quantitative analyst in the Equity division at Fidelity Investments.
 
In this role, Mr. Gannon is responsible for building stock selection models, providing portfolio construction guidance, and researching investment strategies.
 
Prior to joining Fidelity in his current position in May 2006, Mr. Gannon was a quantitative analyst at Gartmore Global Investments. During this time, he also worked as a quantitative analyst and an assistant portfolio manager. He has been in the financial industry since 1999. Mr. Gannon earned his bachelor of arts degree in economics from Duke University. He is a CFA® Charterholder.


César Hernández, CFA2

  • PORTFOLIO MANAGER, FMR CO., INC.
  • JOINED FIDELITY: 1989

César Hernández is a portfolio manager in Fidelity Institutional Asset Management® (FIAM®) at Fidelity Investments.


In this role, Mr. Hernández developed the Select International discipline at Fidelity and is responsible for managing Select International and Select Global portfolios on behalf of institutional investors around the world since the discipline's inception in 1989.


Prior to joining Fidelity, Mr. Hernández was a portfolio manager for international investments at State Street Bank & Trust Company. He has been in the financial industry since 1986. Mr. Hernández earned his bachelor of science degree from the Universidad Simón Bolívar and his master of business administration degree from Babson College. He is a CFA® charterholder.


Zach Dewhirst, CFA2

  • PORTFOLIO MANAGER/TEAM LEADER, FMR CO, INC.
  • JOINED FIDELITY: 2007

Zach Dewhirst is a portfolio manager and team leader of the Quantitative Equity Research Team in Fidelity Institutional Asset Management® (FIAM®) at Fidelity Investments.
 
In this role, Mr. Dewhirst manages equity portfolios including FIAM's suite of global factor strategies (Low Volatility, Value, Yield, Quality and Momentum) as well as Quantitative Large Cap Core, U.S. Total Market Equity, and Large Cap Value.
 
Prior to assuming his current responsibilities, Mr. Dewhirst was a quantitative analyst responsible for conducting research to build and enhance the quantitative stock selection models used to manage various FIAM portfolios. He has been in the financial industry since 1999. Mr. Dewhirst earned his bachelor of science degree in quantitative economics from Tufts University and his master of business administration degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sloan School of Management. He is a CFA® Charterholder.