Perry M. Traquina '78

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Retired Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Wellington Management Company LLP; Corporate Board Member
Elected 2002

Perry Traquina stepped down as Chairman and CEO of Wellington Management Company at the end of 2014 after a 34 year career at the investment management firm which managed over $900 billion in client assets and had over 2,200 employees worldwide in its 12 global offices.

He currently serves as a corporate director on the boards of eBay, Inc. and Morgan Stanley.

Traquina is a chartered financial analyst, a member of the Association for Investment Management and Research and a trustee of the Winsor School in Boston. He was elected to the Brandeis Board of Trustees in 2002 and has served as co-chair of the investment committee and as a member of the executive committee.

Traquina, son of Portuguese immigrants, graduated summa cum laude from Brandeis in 1978. As an undergraduate, he studied at the London School of Economics and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He earned his M.B.A. from Harvard Business School in 1980.