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Strategic Advisers, Inc.

At Fidelity, our managed account strategies are managed by Strategic Advisers, Inc., a registered investment adviser within the Global Asset Allocation division of Asset Management. With over 150 investment professionals, the team seeks to provide investment management and solutions to help investors achieve their financial goals.

Derek Young, CFA®

  • PRESIDENT, GLOBAL ASSET ALLOCATION
  • JOINED FIDELITY: 1996

Derek Young is president of Fidelity's Global Asset Allocation division at Fidelity Investments and is also vice chairman of Pyramis Global Advisors, which serves Fidelity's institutional clients. Mr. Young is a trustee of Fidelity's Strategic Advisers Funds Board and a director of Fidelity Investments Life Insurance Company Board. Mr. Young has been with Fidelity since 1996 and, prior to his current role, served as chief investment officer of the Global Asset Allocation group, and senior vice president for Fidelity Management Trust Company. He also served as co-manager of various Fidelity funds. Mr. Young received a bachelor of science degree, summa cum laude, from Troy University and received a master of business administration degree from Vanderbilt University. He has published articles and books on investment and risk management.

Bruce T. Herring, CFA®

  • GROUP CHIEF INVESTMENT OFFICER, GLOBAL ASSET ALLOCATION
  • JOINED FIDELITY: 1987

As group chief investment officer, Bruce Herring has overall responsibility for portfolio management capabilities, including establishing and refining investment strategies and processes, and overseeing open architecture solutions. Mr. Herring has been with Fidelity since 1987 and, prior to assuming his current role in 2013, held assignments as group CIO of the Equity division, director of research for Fidelity Tokyo, director of U.S. equity research, portfolio manager for U.S. equity funds, and a research analyst. He earned his bachelor of science degree in finance and investment from Babson College.

Jim Cracraft

  • MANAGING DIRECTOR, PORTFOLIO ENGINEERING
  • Joined Fidelity: 2007

As managing director, portfolio engineering, Jim Cracraft oversees the portfolio construction and trading for Fidelity's managed account offerings, which include Fidelity® Personalized Portfolios, Fidelity Wealth Management AdvisorySM, Fidelity Portfolio Advisory Service®, and Fidelity® Portfolio Advisory Service at Work. Prior to joining Fidelity in 2007, he served as vice president, director of quantitative insights at Citigroup Private Bank, and quantitative analyst at Citigroup Asset Management. He also worked as an aerospace engineer and software developer. Mr. Cracraft received his bachelor of science degree in aerospace engineering from the University of Colorado, his master of science degree in aerospace engineering from the University of Southern California, and a graduate certificate in finance from the University of Connecticut.

P. Brian Enyeart, CFA®

  • CHIEF INVESTMENT OFFICER, PORTFOLIO ADVISORY SERVICE
  • Joined Fidelity: 2006

As chief investment officer, Brian Enyeart is responsible for overseeing the Fidelity Portfolio Advisory Service®, Fidelity® Personalized Portfolios, and Fidelity Portfolio Advisory Service at Work investment teams. Since joining Fidelity in 2006, Mr. Enyeart's roles have included head of quantitative research, managing director and chief investment officer, in London and Boston. Mr. Enyeart is the former director of quantitative research at Citigroup Asset Management and worked with equity market models and software development at BARRA, Inc. Mr. Enyeart received a bachelor of arts degree in political science and business from Vanderbilt University and a master of arts degree in finance from Golden Gate University.

Robert Macdonald, CFA®

  • SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, DIRECTOR OF FINANCIAL SOLUTIONS
  • JOINED FIDELITY: 1985

Robert (Bob) Macdonald is senior vice president, director of financial solutions and is responsible for the investment profiling methodology used to supply asset allocation recommendations for clients in Fidelity managed accounts. Prior to assuming his current role, Mr. Macdonald was senior vice president and portfolio manager of structured equity investments at Fidelity Management and Research Company where he managed retail and institutional equity portfolios; and vice president and portfolio manager within Fidelity Management Trust Company. Mr. Macdonald received a bachelor of arts degree in finance from the University of South Florida and a master of business administration degree in finance from Boston University.

Jeffrey S. Mitchell

  • HEAD OF RESEARCH, GLOBAL ASSET ALLOCATION
  • Joined Fidelity: 1995

Jeff Mitchell is head of research within the Global Asset Allocation division that includes Strategic Advisers, Inc. Mr. Mitchell leads the research efforts that include asset allocation research, quantitative research, derivatives research, and fundamental manager research to meet the needs of Fidelity's multi-asset class solutions and managed accounts clients. Prior to his current position, Mr. Mitchell was senior vice president, director of research for the fundamental manager research group and managing director of research for the U.S. equity research group. Mr. Mitchell received his bachelor of arts degree in economics from Harvard University.

Christopher Fusé

  • PORTFOLIO MANAGER, GLOBAL ASSET ALLOCATION
  • Joined Fidelity: 1991

Christopher Fusé is portfolio manager and head of the Fidelity® Personalized Portfolios Investment Committee. He is also responsible for various asset allocation decisions and for setting tax policy. Prior to assuming his current position, Mr. Fusé served as portfolio manager, head of investment management starting in 2009. Previously, Mr. Fusé was an investment manager/senior investment manager/director of investment management from 1998 to 2009. Prior to that, he held various other roles with Fidelity from 1991 to 1998, including that of account executive, account associate, and sales associate. Mr. Fusé has a bachelor of science in business administration degree in economics and finance from Xavier University.

Larry Rakers

  • PORTFOLIO MANAGER, GLOBAL ASSET ALLOCATION
  • JOINED FIDELITY: 1993

Larry Rakers is a portfolio manager and serves as the lead asset allocation portfolio manager for Fidelity Portfolio Advisory Service®. Prior to assuming his current position in January 2014, Mr. Rakers was a portfolio manager at Fidelity Management & Research Company from 2001 to 2013. During this time, he managed various Fidelity funds, including Fidelity Dividend Growth Fund. Mr. Rakers earned his bachelor of science and master of science degrees in metallurgical engineering from the University of Illinois and his master of business administration degree from Northeastern University.

Questions?

The CFA designation is offered by the CFA Institute. To obtain the CFA charter, candidates must pass three exams demonstrating their competence, integrity, and extensive knowledge in accounting, ethical and professional standards, economics, portfolio management, and security analysis, and must also have at least three years of qualifying work experience, among other requirements.
Fidelity Portfolio Advisory Service® and Fidelity® Portfolio Advisory Service at Work are services of Strategic Advisers, Inc., a registered investment adviser and a Fidelity Investments company. Fidelity® Personalized Portfolios may be offered through the following Fidelity Investments companies: Strategic Advisers, Inc.; Fidelity Personal Trust Company, FSB ("FPTC"), a federal savings bank; or Fidelity Management Trust Company ("FMTC"). Nondeposit investment products and trust services offered through FPTC and FMTC and their affiliates are not insured or guaranteed by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation or any other government agency, are not obligations of any bank, and are subject to risk, including possible loss of principal. These services provide discretionary money management for a fee.
Brokerage services provided by Fidelity Brokerage Services LLC. Custody and other services provided by National Financial Services LLC. Both are Fidelity Investments companies and members of NYSE and SIPC.
Keep in mind, investing involves risk. The value of your investment will fluctuate over time, and you may gain or lose money.
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