Lisa Kidd Hunt

Executive Vice President, Business Initiatives, Charles Schwab & Co., Inc.

Lisa Kidd Hunt is the head of International Services, serving international clients investing in the U.S, and Special Business Development , the group responsible for specific strategic new business initiatives. Prior to her current role, Hunt served as head of Schwab’s branch network and acquisition delivery, managing over 2,000 employees in more than 300 branches throughout the country as well as the acquisition delivery group , sales support and international services. Prior to that she led Schwab Investor Development, which worked to provide participants of Schwab’s Retirement and Stock Plan Services a path for financial fitness.

Hunt has worked in the securities industry for 26 years, the past 20 with Schwab. During her tenure at Schwab, she has worked in both the retail and institutional enterprises, focusing on sales management and new business development in a variety of both client-facing and staff roles. Prior to joining Schwab in 1992, Hunt worked as a municipal bond trader for six years.

Hunt received her bachelor’s degree in finance with an emphasis in economics from the University of Maryland. She is a fellow with the International Women’s Forum and has participated in executive leadership programs at Harvard Business School and Cambridge University. She is currently a board member of the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA) and a former board member of EBRI.