Christopher P. McGeown

Brief info

Christopher McGeown is a strategic financial leader with over 30 years of experience in business and finance, driving organizations to optimum results. Christopher most recently served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for TIAA Institutional businesses including Defined Contribution, Defined Benefit, Endowments & Foundations Businesses. He transformed the finance support model, streamlined the strategic planning process, and re-vamped the go-to-market pricing strategy for the Institutional Business. He is leader in building financially sound, executable strategies for sustainable growth and efficient operations.

Prior to TIAA, Christopher spent 20 years with Fidelity Investments. He was the Senior Vice President running the Defined Contribution Investment Only Business where he utilized a data and analytic approach to market segmentation, yielding $15B in Gross Sales over a three-year span. Before running the Investment Only Business for Fidelity, Christopher was the Chief Financial Officer for Fidelity’s Institutional Retirement Business. He led the transition to a more efficient & effective operating model and consistently delivered cutting-edge actionable analysis for business execution. He is considered an expert at connecting strategy with financials across all aspects of a business/product/customer life-cycle. Prior to being CFO for Fidelity’s Retirement Business, Christopher was Chief Financial Officer for Fidelity’s Institutional Tax-Exempt Business, as well as having lead Business Planning & Strategy for Fidelity’s Personal Investment & Brokerage Group.

Christopher started his career with the General Electric Company, where he graduated from GE’s Financial Management Program and worked in a variety of manufacturing finance roles in GE’s Power Generation and Aircraft Engines Businesses.

He was a Board Member for the TIAA Life Insurance Company. He is a graduate of the Questrom School of Management at Boston University.