T. Rowe Price Group
William J. Stromberg started his career at T. Rowe Price in 1987, when he worked within the financial firm’s U.S. Equity Division. Since then, he has steadily moved through the leadership ranks, serving as head of T. Rowe Price’s equity team from 2009 to 2015. Stromberg now is the CEO and chairman of the board of directors. Stromberg places a strong emphasis on diversity and collaboration and has worked to enhance the company’s culture to reflect a more inclusive environment.
Stromberg earned his Bachelor of Arts in engineering from the Johns Hopkins University and a Master of Business Administration from Dartmouth College, Tuck School of Business. He also earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.
What was your organization’s biggest success or shining moment during the pandemic?
Despite “business as unusual,” our strategic investing approach, global distribution, technology and operations, and sustainability efforts all thrived, and we delivered for clients. We made good progress on our strategic priorities, including generating strong investment results; advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives; building out ESG capabilities; enhancing our target date offerings; launching ETFs; selecting our new green headquarters in Baltimore; investing to improve efficiencies and client experiences; and forming our new TRPIM entity to sustain investment performance.