Kevin Beatty is chief investment officer of Global Equity and an equity portfolio manager at MFS Investment Management® (MFS®). He has oversight of MFS' global team of equity portfolio managers, equity institutional management, equity research analysts and equity traders. He is a member of the MFS Global Equity Management Team and is a portfolio manager of the firm's large-cap core equity portfolios. In his role as a core equity portfolio manager, Kevin is responsible for final buy and sell decisions, portfolio construction and risk and cash management. Additionally, he participates in the research process and strategy discussions. He is based in MFS' Boston office.
Kevin joined MFS in 2002 as an equity research analyst and was named portfolio manager in 2004. Prior to assuming the role of CIO of Global Equity in 2015, Kevin served as the director of Equity -- North America from 2011 to 2014 and served as director of US Research beginning in 2007. Previously, he was an equity analyst and sector head for State Street Research Management Co. and an investment research analyst for Fleet Investment Advisors.
He earned a Master of Business Administration degree from Babson College and a Bachelor of Arts degree from St. Bonaventure University.
Babson College, Master of Business Administration ; St. Bonaventure University, Bachelor of Arts
MFS Global Equity Management Team