Tara N. Amaral

Senior Vice President, Head of Talent Acquisition, Fidelity Investments

Ms. Amaral is svp, head of talent acquisition for the talent acquisition group at Fidelity Investments. Fidelity Investments is a leading provider of investment management, retirement planning, portfolio guidance, brokerage, benefits outsourcing and other financial products and services to more than 20 million individuals, institutions and financial intermediaries. Ms. Amaral assumed her current position in the talent acquisition group in March 2014 and is responsible for enterprise recruiting, social media development, strategic talent acquisition projects, and overseeing Fidelity’s staffing group that attracts and attains talent across all business units of Fidelity Investments worldwide. Before recently joining Fidelity Investments, Ms. Amaral worked at New York Life and launched initiatives there to strengthen its employer brand and contributed to building a shared services team. Prior to New York Life, Ms. Amaral led the global strategy and North American staffing organization at ADP where she was responsible for filling almost 11,000 roles annually and was the company’s chief diversity officer. Ms. Amaral’s experience also includes leading a team of more than 500 professionals at Hewett Associates providing human resources outsourcing recruiting services to more than a dozen clients. Ms. Amaral received a bachelor’s degree in organizational behavior from Brown University.