Wednesday, 1 October 2014
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Apr 25 2012 | 11:37am ET
Fidelity Investments alumnus Stephen D. Fisher has joined the asset management tax practice of Ernst & Young. Fisher will be based in the firm’s Boston office.
Fisher, who teaches at Boston University, was a former senior vice president and deputy general counsel at Fidelity Investments, where he spent 18 years. In his new role at E&Y he will provide insight and perspective on issues relating to tax, regulation and compliance for the asset management industry.
“Stephen brings extensive experience advising clients to help them retain and grow assets, enhance investment performance, mitigate business and tax risk and respond to regulatory changes,” said Michael Serota, global hedge fund co-leader and global asset management tax leader for E&Y, in a statement.
“His joining Ernst & Young demonstrates our continuing investment and growth in the asset management industry practice in the New England region and across the United States. In addition, he brings a broad range of tax, mutual fund and alternative products acumen.”
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Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
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