Ms. Santoro is GMO’s Chief Operating Officer. Prior to joining GMO in 2023, she was COO of Voya Investment Management, where she was responsible for the firm’s strategic operational model, led functions including operations, technology, product, marketing, client service, and data analytics, and served as President and CEO of Voya Funds as well as on Voya IM’s Executive Leadership Team. Before becoming COO, she was Senior Managing Director and Head of Product and Marketing. Prior to her time at Voya IM, Ms. Santoro held several leadership positions at PGIM Quantitative Solutions (formerly, QMA) in product strategy, distribution, marketing, client service, and product development, in addition to serving as Head of Marketing for Jennison Associates. Previously, she also worked in client service, marketing, and product specialist roles at JP Morgan. Ms. Santoro earned her bachelor’s degree from Boston College and her MBA from Columbia University.