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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 leads Ridgeway’s Asset and Wealth Management Practice. Kevin has over 20 years of professional search experience dedicated to serving the asset management industry.

Previously, Kevin was a Consultant working for 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 asset management business of Fidelity.

Kevin has successfully worked with clients to recruit senior leadership professionals including chief executive officers, chief investment officers, and heads of global distribution. Additionally, he has helped clients hire for portfolio managers, research analysts, sales, consultant relations, marketing, and product development professionals across retail, intermediary and institutional distribution channels. His clients include traditional asset managers, wealth management firms, hedge funds, and private equity firms.

Kevin is an active member of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Boston and a Board Member of Berkshire Partners Blue Hill Club for Boys & Girls. He also sits on the board of JogYourMemory5k, a non-profit for Alzheimer’s research. He is a frequent contributor for both the CFA Institute and Boston Security Analysts Society.

Kevin received his Bachelor of Arts from Boston College.