Kevin McKeon

Boston & New York

“The best search partners know how to leverage broad experience, deep networks, and personalized service to achieve unparalleled levels of client satisfaction, and that’s what the Ridgeway mission is all about.”


Kevin is a Partner and senior member of the firm’s Asset & Wealth Management, Alternatives, and Fintech practices. Kevin has 20 years of professional search experience dedicated to serving these clients.

Kevin has successfully worked with clients to recruit senior leaders including chief executive officers, chief investment officers, heads of asset classes, and heads of global distribution. Additionally, he has led searches for portfolio managers, research analysts, distribution, marketing, product, and relationship management professionals. His clients include traditional asset managers, hedge funds, private wealth firms, private equity firms, and financial technology firms.

Previously, Kevin spent nine years within the asset management practices of Heidrick & Struggles and Sheffield Haworth. He also served as Chief of Staff for Fidelity Institutional Asset Management from 2005 to 2011. In this role, he was responsible for strategic planning, talent and compensation strategy for the institutional business of Fidelity.

Kevin is an active member of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Boston and a Board Member of Berkshire Partners Blue Hills Club for Boys & Girls. He is also involved with Families First, a non-profit dedicated to nurturing parent-child relationships, in Boston. Kevin is a frequent contributor for both the CFA Institute and Boston Security Analysts Society.

Kevin received a BA in psychology from Boston College.