John Cook was elected to Boston Mutual Life Insurance Company’s Board of Directors in April 2010. Mr. Cook retired in 2013 as Managing Director of Seaward Management. In his career spanning more than four decades, he served in a variety of executive leadership roles prior to joining Seaward in 1999 including President of UAM Investment Services, President and Chief Executive Officer of Credit Suisse First Boston Investment Management Inc., President of Fidelity Management Trust Company, President of Fidelity Investments Institutional Group and head of G.P. Morgans Institutional Equity Management Group.
Mr. Cook served as trustee of Fordham University for sixteen years and is currently a trustee emeritus. He is a Trustee and member of the executive committee of the Joslin Diabetes Center, and a former Trustee of St. Sebastian’s School in Needham, Massachusetts.
Mr. Cook received his bachelor’s degree in economics from Fordham University in 1965 and his master’s degree from New York University in 1972.