Joseph C. Flaherty, Jr., is an investment officer and chief investment risk officer at MFS Investment Management® (MFS®). He serves as the director of the MFS Quantitative Solutions group and is chairman of the Investment Management Committee. He also is a member of the MFS Global Equity Management team and the MFS Global Fixed Income Management team. Joe is a portfolio manager of the firm's asset allocation and target date portfolios.
Joe joined MFS as a fixed-income quantitative research associate in 1993 and was named quantitative research analyst in 1996 followed by portfolio manager in 1999. He became chief investment risk officer and director of the Quantitative Solutions team in 2005.
He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from Tufts University and an MBA from Bentley University.
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Bentley University, Master of Business Administration, Beta Gamma Sigma, high distinction; Tufts University, Bachelor of Science, Tau Beta Pi, magna cum laude
MFS Investment Management Committee, MFS Global Equity Management Team, MFS Global Fixed Income Management Team