Jean Hynes

Jean Hynes

Formal First Name

Jean Hynes is the Chief Executive Officer of Wellington Management, an investment adviser to more than 2,200 institutions around the globe. She manages the Vanguard Healthcare Fund, three global health care hedge Funds, and global health care sector portfolios. Hynes is also one of three Managing Partners at Wellington. Earlier in his career, Hynes served as Healthcare portfolio manager and leader of the Healthcare sector research team at the firm. She is a recognized expert in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.

Professional Experience

Academic History


  • Chair of the Executive Committee at Wellington
  • Committee Member for Equity Review Group I
  • Member of the Investment Committees at Wellesley College
  • Member of the Investment Committees at Winsor School
  • Member of the CFA Institute
  • Member of the CFA Society Boston
  • Sponsor for the Wellington Women’s Network
  • Chartered Financial Analyst


  • Barron’s 100 Most Influential Women in US Finance (2020)
  • The Hedge Fund Journal’s 50 Leading Women In Hedge Funds (2018)