Ellie Harrison hired to lead human resources at John Hancock
Ms. Harrison will serve on John Hancock’s senior leadership team as well as Manulife’s Global Human Resources Leadership Team and its Global Leadership Team.
Ms. Harrison has extensive experience leading Human Resources teams and developing Human Resources strategies for financial services organizations.
While at Citigroup she was the head of Human Resources for multiple lines of business for the Global Consumer Bank including Wealth Management and Global Commercial Banking.
Additionally during her 12 years with Fidelity Investments, she was the head of Human Resources for the Fixed Income Division and later for the retail brokerage division of Personal and Workplace Investing.
She was also the chief human resources officer for Blue Cross & Blue Shield Rhode Island, and managed the Human Resources function at Chubb Life America.
Most recently she was the chief human resources officer at Immunogen, a biotechnology company, where she led the Human Resources transformation to build out the core Human Resources functions including talent acquisition, internal communications, talent/succession planning, compensation and benefits.
Ms. Harrison is a graduate of the University of Minnesota and serves on the boards of the United Way of Merrimack County and the Red Cross of New Hampshire. ■