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Anne M. Finucane, Global Chief Strategy and Marketing Officer, Bank of America

Anne Finucane

Anne M. Finucane is global chief strategy and marketing officer at Bank of America, and a member of the company’s executive management team.  She chairs the Bank of America Charitable Foundation, overseeing a 10-year, $2 billion charitable giving goal, and is president of the company’s Northeast region. During her 18 years at Bank of America and its legacy firms, Finucane has served as a senior advisor to four of the company’s chief executive officers and the board of directors.

Finucane is responsible for the strategic positioning of Bank of America. As leader of the marketing, research, communications and public policy organizations, she directs the company’s engagement and position on global and domestic public affairs issues, including current and proposed legislation, and oversees all advertising efforts.

Finucane also leads Bank of America’s corporate social responsibility program, which leverages the unmatched capabilities of the company and power of its global platform to help partners, people, communities and a broad client and customer base more effectively address a wide range of social issues. Examples include a partnership with (RED) and the band U2, which will generate more than $10 million for the fight against AIDS, and a first-of-its-kind partnership with Sal Khan and the Khan Academy that aims to improve financial literacy through an innovative approach to online learning.  Finucane also joined Vital Voices to establish the Global Ambassadors Program, which invests in the potential of emerging women leaders around the world, and oversees the company’s $1.2 billion Community Development Financial Institution portfolio.

Active in the community, Finucane serves on both corporate and nonprofit boards of directors including Carnegie Hall, the National September 11 Memorial & Museum, the American Ireland Fund, the John F. Kennedy Library Foundation, CVS Caremark, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and Special Olympics. She is also a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.

Finucane has won numerous professional and public service accolades, including the 2013 New York Women in Communications Matrix Award, which recognizes outstanding lifetime achievement in the communications industry, the inaugural International Women’s Media Foundation Leadership Award, and was named 2013 Advertising Woman of the Year by Advertising Women of New York. American Banker magazine has named her among the “25 Most Powerful Women in Banking” for several years running.

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Recent Press Releases

Dec. 2, 2014 - Bank of America and (RED) Approach Midway Point of Two-year, $10 Million Partnership to Support the Global Fight Against AIDS – Anne Finucane

Nov. 21, 2014 - Bank of America Partners with Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves to Raise $100 Million for Clean Cooking Solutions – Anne Finucane

Nov. 19, 2014 - Tory Burch Foundation and Bank of America Expand Elizabeth Street Capital Initiative – Anne Finucane

Oct. 10, 2014 - (RED) and Bank of America Challenge the Global Fitness Community to Go the Distance With TURN YOUR MILES (RED), Powered by Nike+ – Anne Finucane

July 31, 2014 - Bank of America Announces Support of 2015 Special Olympics World Games – Anne Finucane

Apr. 3, 2014 - Calvert Foundation and Bank of America Partner to Invest in Women – Anne Finucane

Feb. 4, 2014 - U2’s “Invisible” Drives Over 3 Million Downloads and Generates More Than $3 Million From Bank of America to Fight AIDS – Anne Finucane


Articles and Speeches

Nov. 20, 2014 - Supporting Women Beyond Financial Investments, Politico – Anne Finucane

Oct. 16, 2014 - Let’s Fix It: Bridging the Financial Literacy Gap, LinkedIn – Anne Finucane

May 20, 2014 - Corporate Social Responsibility: Then and Now, Huffington Post – Anne Finucane

Jan. 23, 2014 - Bank of America, Bono to partner on Super Bowl Sunday to fight AIDS, Charlotte Observer – Anne Finucane


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Brookings Institution panel – Partnerships, Corporate Social Responsibility and the New Development Agenda, Apr. 2014

Women in the World Summit, Apr. 2014

AWNY Advertising Woman of the Year 2013 - Highlights



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