Robert C. Pozen

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Nonresident Senior Fellow, Economic Studies

Portrait: Robert Pozen

Robert C. Pozen is a senior lecturer at Harvard Business School, a visiting senior lecturer at the MIT Sloan School of Management, and senior fellow at the Brookings Institution.  He is former chairman of MFS Investment Management, the oldest mutual fund company in the United States. For 15 years, he was a key executive at Fidelity Investments, ending as vice-chairman. He was Secretary of Economic Affairs for the State of Massachusetts in 2002–03, was a member of President George W. Bush’s Commission to Strengthen Social Security in 2001-02, and chairman of the SEC Advisory Committee on Financial Reporting in 2007-08.  

Mr. Pozen serves on several boards, including Medtronic, Nielsen and a subsidiary of the World Bank.  He also is involved in a number of community and civic organizations, including the Boston Foundation and Tenacity. His latest book, Extreme Productivity: Boost Your Results, Reduce Your Hours, has been translated into seven languages. 

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