Head of Wealth and Asset Management, John Hancock and Manulife, United States and Europe
Andrew Arnott is President and Chief Executive Officer of John Hancock Investments, and Head of Wealth and Asset Management, United States and Europe, for John Hancock and Manulife. He is responsible for retail, retirement, and institutional asset management across all businesses and channels in these two key markets.
Mr. Arnott brings a wealth of organizational and industry expertise to this role, including more than 20 years of experience in the asset management industry. Since 2012, he has led all aspects of John Hancock Investments’ business, from investments, sales, marketing, finance, and product development to operations and technology. Mr. Arnott is also President of the trusts for the John Hancock Group of Funds, with general responsibility for overseeing day-to-day management of fund business and operations, serving as Chief Executive Officer of all funds, acting as liaison between management and the funds’ Board of Trustees, and presiding over Trustee and shareholder meetings. In addition, he is a member of the board of directors of John Hancock Worldwide Investors through which John Hancock offers UCITS to non-U.S. investors.
In his prior position as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Investment Management Services, Mr. Arnott was responsible for all asset manager relationships across the John Hancock Investments and Manulife platforms in the United States and Asia.
Mr. Arnott began his John Hancock career in 1993 after graduating from Boston University with a B.S. in Business Administration. He went on to complete an M.S. in Finance from Northeastern University and holds FINRA Series 6, 7, 24, and 63 licenses. He serves on the Board for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Boston, the Board of Directors for The Boston Foundation, the Board of the Mt. Mansfield Winter Academy, and the ICI Board of Governors.