Abby Johnson was appointed to the Board on 1 October 2015. Abby is President and CEO of FMR LLC, the parent company of Fidelity Investments. Abby joined the firm in 1988 and began her career as an equity research analyst. She spent a number of years in the company’s asset management division, where she served as president from 2001 to 2005. Abby has held various senior management roles at FMR, including as president of FMR’s retail, workplace and institutional businesses. Abby joined FIL Limited’s Board as a Director in November 2012 before becoming its Chairman in February 2014.