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Kevin M. Sweeney

Lecturer of Finance

Kevin Sweeney's areas of academic interest are financial technology (FinTech), corporate finance, the financial sector, social enterprises, and experiential learning. Kevin has been a member of the law and business faculties and in administrative leadership roles at various other universities. He was also previously chief executive officer of a non-profit economic and real estate development firm. 

Prior to that, he spent 19 years with MassMutual Financial Group, where he was most recently a managing director of MassMutual Capital Partners LLC responsible for strategic mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, and other transactions. He also held a variety of other executive roles with MassMutual (e.g., senior vice president and chief operating officer of MassMutual International). Kevin has also served internationally on several corporate and non-profit Boards of Directors, including most recently the Board of a NASDAQ-traded holding company for a federally chartered bank.


  • J.D., Law, University of Wisconsin Law School
  • M.B.A., New York University Stern School of Business/London School of Economics & Political Science/HEC School of Management (TRIUM Global MBA)
  • B.A., Political Science, University of Massachusetts – Amherst