Executive Vice President
Kathy Horgan is an executive vice president and chief operating officer for State Street’s Global Human Resources (GHR) division. Based in Boston, she is responsible for overseeing the delivery of GHR services and processes to managers and employees globally. She is directly responsible for the HR Business Partner, Employee Relations, Shared Services and Talent Management organizations. She is also chairperson of the North America Regional Benefits Committee (NARBC).
Prior to joining State Street in 2009, Ms. Horgan was an executive vice president of human resources for Old Mutual Asset Management, where she was responsible for the delivery of HR strategy and services supporting their institutional multi-boutique operating model. Prior to that, she spent more than 10 years at Mellon Financial Corporation as human resources director for their global asset management business. Prior to Mellon, she was a human resources manager at Boston Scientific Corporation. She began her career with Baxter Healthcare Corporation.
Ms. Horgan has more than 20 years of human resources experience, primarily in the asset management industry, and graduated from Cornell University with a bachelor’s degree in industrial and labor relations.