Upward Wealth Founder Valerie Mosley and Putnam Investments Chairman and CEO Robert L. Reynolds to Deliver Keynote Addresses at Bentley University


Mosley to host undergraduate commencement ceremony, Reynolds to give graduate school address

WALTHAM, Mass., April 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Valerie Mosley, founder of financial technology platform Upward Wealth, which democratizes the creation of financial wealth, will deliver the keynote address at Bentley University’s 103rd undergraduate commencement ceremony in May .

Upward Wealth Founder Valerie Mosley and Putnam Investments President and CEO Robert L. Reynolds will deliver commencement addresses at Bentley University on May 21, 2022.

Robert L. ReynoldsChairman and CEO of Putnam Investments, a leading global investment management firm, will address graduate students at the 47th Annual Commencement of Bentley’s McCallum Graduate School of Business.

Bentley University Undergraduate and Graduate Degree Commencement Ceremonies will be held on Saturday, May 21, 2022, and will be the university’s first on-campus grand opening celebrations in three years. More than 1,700 students will receive diplomas and will be joined by their families, friends and members of the university community.

“The class of 2022 undergraduate and graduate students have traveled a long and winding road to reach the start,” said Bentley president E. LaBrent Chrite. “Despite the unimaginable challenges of the pandemic, they endured and succeeded. I am so happy that we have the chance to celebrate them as we bring this important tradition back to our campus.”

During the respective ceremonies, Mosley and Reynolds will receive honorary doctorates of business sciences. Undergraduates will receive bachelor’s degrees in various business and liberal arts programs that prepare them to become successful leaders who are a force for positive change in their communities, organizations, and the world. Graduate students will receive advanced degrees including a Masters in Business Administration, a Masters in Business Analysis, and a Masters in Accounting.

Mosley created Upward Wealth, which operates as BrightUp, to be an emotionally intelligent financial wellness benefits provider. She firmly believes that everyone deserves to be financially healthy. Mosley is an investor and advisor whose career includes 20 years with Wellington Management Company, a $1 trillion global fund management company, where she was a partner, SVP portfolio manager and investment strategist. She also sits on the boards of leading companies including Draft Kings, Groupon and Eaton Vance. Mosley’s career and Upward Wealth’s mission reflect Bentley’s commitment to using business for good.

Reynolds has over 30 years of investment and financial services experience and is a member of the board of directors of Putnam Investments. As President and CEO, he is credited with revitalizing Putnam through strong and sustained investment performance, new products designed for today’s market challenges, and thought leadership on the future of retirement and workplace savings. In addition to his duties at Putnam, he is President of Great-West Lifeco US and is considered a driving force for innovation and progress in institutional and retail financial services.

Bentley’s 2022 launch will take place on the university’s South Campus. The undergraduate ceremony will begin at 10am and the graduation ceremony will begin at 2:45 p.m. More details can be found on the Bentley University website: http://www.bentley.edu/beginning.

Bentley University is more than one of the top business schools in the country. It’s a lifelong learning community that creates successful leaders who make the company a force for positive change. With a combination of business, arts and sciences and a flexible, personalized approach to education, Bentley equips students with critical thinking and practical skills that prepare them for successful and rewarding careers. Founded in 1917, the university has 4,000 undergraduate students and 1,000 graduate and doctoral students and spans 163 acres in Waltham, MA10 miles west of Boston. For more information, visit bentley.edu.

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