Wall Street 50 - 2009

Shea, John

John Shea/Eaton Vance

John Shea is vice president and CIO for Eaton Vance. He is responsible for all technology leveraged across Eaton Vance and supervises a staff of more than 70 employees. John has over 10 years of experience in the investment industry and over 25 years working in technology.

Prior to joining Eaton Vance, he was director of information technology at Batterymarch Financial Management, an asset management subsidiary of Legg Mason. Previously, John was senior vice president of MFS Investment Management. Before entering the financial services industry, John developed software for the nuclear power industry and spent nearly 10 years as an officer in the U.S. Navy Submarine Force (Nuclear Power Program). He is currently a captain in the Naval Reserve.

John holds a BS in marine engineering from Maine Maritime Academy, an MBA from Anna Maria College and a graduate certificate in internet technologies from Boston University.

The native Bostonian is a second-generation Irish American with roots in Cos. Killarney and Kerry, and is married with five children.