David L. Giunta is President and Chief Executive Officer for the U.S. and Canada at Natixis Global Asset Management, responsible for leading both distribution and the firm’s affiliated investment managers in the region.
Mr. Giunta joined Natixis in January 2008 and was President and CEO of U.S. and Canadian distribution before being elevated to his current role in 2017. He previously worked at Fidelity Investments for 14 years, where he was president of the Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund, a donor-advised fund and one of the largest public charities in the United States. Mr. Giunta also headed Fidelity Charitable Services, a leading provider of administrative and other services to charitable organizations such as private foundations and donor-advised funds, including the Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund.
Mr. Giunta joined Fidelity in 1994 as vice president for the Fidelity Personal Investments and Brokerage Group. Later he served as senior vice president in charge of Fidelity’s Eastern Region Investor Centers, director of Fidelity’s Private Wealth Management Products & Services Group and senior vice president of the Fidelity Managed Money Group for Personal Investments.
Prior to joining Fidelity, Mr. Giunta served as an analyst at BankBoston and was assistant vice president of new product development for Putnam Investments.
Mr. Giunta received a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from Bentley College in 1987 and an MBA from Boston College in 1991. He also is a CPA. He currently serves on the boards of trustees at Bentley University and The Partnership, Inc., the Board of Ambassadors for the Home for Little Wanderers, and the Boston Medical Center Philanthropic Trust Board.