John Basile is currently the Head of Diversity and Inclusion at Fidelity Investments. A 30-year veteran of Fidelity, John moved into this role in 2010, and is responsible for partnering with stakeholders and business leaders across the firm in driving efforts to promote a diverse and inclusive work environment for all associates.
Prior to this role, John held HR leadership roles within a number of Fidelity businesses. These positions focused on HR strategy, organizational capability, talent acquisition, executive coaching, and employee engagement. In 2006 John assumed the role of Head of HR for the Fidelity International office in Germany.
In early 2014, John was recognized by the NGLCC as “Corporate Leader of the Year” for his efforts to promote diversity and inclusion in the financial services sector. In 2015 Boston Spirit Magazine named John to their list of “Top 25 LGBT Power Players” in New England.
John is a graduate of Boston College, Carroll School of Management.