Laurie J. Hesketh, CIPM

Managing Director


Laurie J. Hesketh, CIPM

Laurie Hesketh is a Director with Meradia Group leading strategic engagements for clients.  Laurie has 20 years of experience in IT projects of varying shapes and sizes, including work at State Street Global Advisors, The Gillette Company, Credit Suisse and GTE. From her hands-on experience as an analyst and developer to an architect and leader of global change initiatives, Laurie has demonstrated her ability to manage and execute all phases of the project lifecycle. Her strong foundation in Investment Operations and Investment Performance Measurement, Manufacturing Operations, Business Analytics, Human Resources and Information Technology offers clients a unique blend of skills and cross-industry perspective. Laurie is the go-to person for data management and investment performance system projects.

Laurie is a self-described perpetual learner with a BSBA in Management Information Systems from Northeastern University, an MBA from Simmons School of Management and a Certificate in Applied Project Management from Boston University. Additionally, she holds the Project Management Professional and CIPM designations. Laurie is an active volunteer for the CIPM program with the CFA Institute and is on the Boards of both the Women in Investing Network of Philadelphia and the Brandywine Ballet Company. 

When she's not at work you'll find Laurie planning her next travel adventure, preferably on a sailboat. You won't be surprised to find she's not home many weekends.