Brian Clancy joined Accion in 2017 as the Chief Planning and Development Officer after knowing and working closely with Accion for many years.
Previously, Brian served in the pro-bono role of Chair of the Advisory Board of the Center for Financial Inclusion at Accion. He also served on the Accion Board of Directors, and for many years has been an active member of the President’s Circle donors who support Accion’s work.
Prior to joining Accion, Brian’s professional experience included 15 years with Fidelity Investments, where he held a variety of senior roles, including CFO and Head of Investment Operations for Fidelity Management & Research Co., as well as President of the Boston Public Library Foundation, where he has also served on the board. Most recently, he founded a non-profit committed to giving mainstream citizens more voice in national economic policy.
Based in Boston, Brian holds an MBA from Harvard University and a B.A. from Cornell University.