Heather S. Mahoney, JD

VP of Operations & General Counsel

Heather Mahoney is GW & Wade’s Vice President of Operations and General Counsel.  Heather is responsible for overseeing the firm’s legal and regulatory responsibilities as well as strategic initiatives related to the firm’s continuing growth. In addition, Heather oversees our Investment Committee.

Heather has been working in the financial services industry for more than 15 years.  Prior to joining GW & Wade, Heather served as Chief of Staff to the CEO at Grantham, Mayo, Van Otterloo & Co. LLC, where she worked cross-functionally to solve complex business problems, interface with the board of the directors, and execute on other matters of firm wide importance.  Before that role, Heather led the firm’s product development effort, focusing on bringing investment funds to market, and also served as legal counsel for 9 years.

Heather’s legal practice focused on matters related to the firm’s institutional investor client-base, in addition to regulatory, compliance and corporate governance matters. Heather began her career in financial services in the legal department of Wellington Management LLP.  

  • Member of the Massachusetts Bar Association
  • JD, Suffolk University Law School
  • BS, Salem State College