Megan Kennedy, CPA, is the head of product management for Aberdeen Standard Investments in Philadelphia. In her role, she is vice president and secretary of the North American Fund Complex, where she administers quarterly board materials, financial statements, and the production of materials for board, committee, and annual general shareholder meetings, among other tasks. She ensures proper maintenance and reporting of the North American Fund Complex by coordinating communication between sub-fund administration, counsel, auditors, and other key stakeholders within the organization. Kennedy has played an integral role in corporate transactions, including, but not limited to, tender offers, mergers, acquisitions, due diligence reviews, and entity launches and liquidations.
Kennedy has served in a variety of leadership positions, both inside and outside of the accounting profession. She has served on PICPA’s Greater Philadelphia Chapter Executive Committee, and is on the board of directors and finance committee for the Metropolitan Area Neighborhood Nutrition Alliance (MANNA). Outside of accounting and finance, she has served on the executive board of Hedgerow Theatre Company and was president of the board of The Media Theatre. She has displayed mentorship through her volunteer work with the Arts + Business Council for Greater Philadelphia and as a volunteer at the Villanova University School of Business.
In addition to her CPA, Kennedy is a registered representative, having obtained Series 7 and Series 63 licenses. Kennedy is also a member of the inaugural class of Yale School of Management’s Women on Boards program.
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