Executive Biographies

2/7/18 5:00 pm EST

Brian Moynihan leads a team of more than 200,000 employees dedicated to making financial lives better for people, companies of every size, and institutional investors across the United States and around the world.

Bank of America is recognized as a top employer by Working Mother magazine and Military Times. The company is also listed on Fortune magazine’s list of the Best Workplaces for Diversity and the Best Workplaces for Parents. It was also named one of the Best Places to Work for Disability Inclusion more...

2/7/18 4:59 pm EST

Dean Athanasia is president of Preferred and Small Business and co-head of Consumer at Bank of America and is a member of the company’s executive management team. His team is responsible for providing 67 million Bank of America clients in the United States a full range of financial products and services, delivered with unmatched convenience and an exceptional client experience. His team also offers industry-leading support to more than 3 million small business owners with a suite of innovative business financial solutions.

Athanasia directs Bank of America’s network of more...

2/7/18 4:58 pm EST

Catherine P. Bessant is chief operations and technology officer at Bank of America, and is a member of the company’s executive management team. Since 2010, Bessant has led Global Technology and Operations (GT&O), delivering end-to-end technology and operating services across the company through nearly 95,000 employees and contractors in more than 35 countries.

Bessant has held a number of senior leadership roles for the company. She was president, Global Corporate Banking; president, Global Product Solutions and Global Treasury Services; chief marketing officer; president, more...

2/7/18 4:57 pm EST

Sheri B. Bronstein is the global human resources executive for Bank of America and a member of the company’s executive management team. In this role, Bronstein leads a global team of human resources professionals responsible for recruiting, leadership development, learning, compensation, benefits, diversity and inclusion, and employee relations for employees in more than 35 countries.

Bronstein joined Bank of America in 2000 and has held various roles supporting Global Markets, Global Investment Banking and the international regions. She served most recently as global human more...

2/7/18 4:56 pm EST

Paul M. Donofrio is chief financial officer at Bank of America, with responsibility for the overall financial management of the company, including accounting, balance sheet management, financial planning and analysis, corporate treasury, investor relations, corporate investments and tax. He is also a member of the company’s executive management team.

Prior to his current role, Donofrio was Strategic Finance executive with responsibility for overseeing the Consumer Banking and Global Wealth and Investment Management CFO teams, as well as corporate planning, forecasting and board more...

2/7/18 4:56 pm EST

Anne M. Finucane is vice chairman at Bank of America and chairman of the board of Bank of America Merrill Lynch Europe. As a member of the executive management team, Finucane is responsible for the strategic positioning of Bank of America and leads the company’s environmental, social and governance (ESG) efforts. She focuses on the company's outreach to shareholders on social and governance issues, implementing innovative ways to deploy capital and expanding on our environmental business opportunities in support of our responsible growth more...

2/7/18 4:53 pm EST

Christine P. Katziff is the corporate general auditor of Bank of America and a member of the company’s executive management team. She leads a global team responsible for providing independent assessments of the company’s business strategies, operations, risk framework, financial management and credit standards. She reports directly to the Audit Committee of the board of directors.

Katziff joined Bank of America in 2004. Since then, she has held leadership positions in Corporate Audit, supporting nearly all of the major business segments that comprise the enterprise.

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2/7/18 4:53 pm EST

Geoffrey S. Greener is chief risk officer of Bank of America. He is responsible for overseeing the company’s governance and strategy for global risk management and compliance, including relationships with key regulators and supervisory institutions worldwide. Greener is a member of the company’s executive management team.

Greener’s team provides independent oversight and guidance for managing risk and ensuring compliance, including the development and implementation of risk management measures across the company. His team leads efforts to build and sustain a strong culture in which more...

2/7/18 4:52 pm EST

Terry Laughlin is vice chairman of Bank of America Corporation, and a member of the company’s executive management team. His responsibilities include oversight of the company’s Global Wealth and Investment Management division, which includes Merrill Lynch Wealth Management, U.S. Trust, and Retirement and Personal Wealth Solutions. Together, the wealth management businesses are among the largest in the world with $2.7 trillion in total client balances and approximately 17,900 wealth advisors.

Global Wealth and Retirement Solutions provides a comprehensive set of investment products more...

2/7/18 4:51 pm EST

David G. Leitch is global general counsel for Bank of America, responsible for overseeing the company’s legal functions around the world. Based in Charlotte, he is a member of the bank’s executive management team.

Leitch joined the bank from Ford Motor Company, where he was general counsel and group vice president from 2005 through 2015. Previously, he served as deputy counsel to President George W. Bush; chief counsel for the Federal Aviation Administration; deputy assistant attorney general in the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Legal Counsel; and partner with Hogan & more...

2/7/18 4:50 pm EST

Thomas K. Montag is chief operating officer of Bank of America and is a member of the company’s executive management team.In this role, he is responsible for all of the businesses that serve companies and institutional investors, including middle-market commercial and large corporate clients, and institutional investor clients, including Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Research and the global markets sales and trading businesses.

Previously, he was president of Global Banking and Markets at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. The Global Banking and more...

2/7/18 4:49 pm EST

Thong M. Nguyen is president of Bank of America’s Retail Banking business and is a member of the company’s executive management team. He also leads Bank of America’s Enterprise Payments strategy and is the San Francisco-East Bay area president.

Nguyen oversees the operations of Bank of America’s coast-to-coast financial center, contact center and ATM networks, the nation’s leading digital banking platform with 36 million users, including 25 million active mobile users, and Military Affairs Banking Overseas. His team is responsible for providing a full range of financial products more...

2/7/18 4:48 pm EST

Andrea B. Smith is Bank of America’s chief administrative officer (CAO) and a member of the company’s executive management team. Smith leads global functions and businesses that drive responsible growth and the company’s customer-focused strategy.

As CAO, Smith is responsible for the company’s three-year strategic plan, its business integration efforts, and operations that support the company’s eight lines of business. She also manages the company’s capital, recovery and resolution planning, as well as the delivery of the bank’s business capabilities in 90 U.S. markets. In addition more...

2/7/18 4:46 pm EST

Bruce R. Thompson is a member of Bank of America’s executive management and Global Banking and Markets leadership teams. He also serves on the Global Banking and Risk Council, which reviews the bank’s most significant capital commitment transactions. He serves as the chief executive officer of the European (non-U.K) banking entities.

Prior to his current role, Thompson was chief financial officer at Bank of America (2011-2015) with responsibility for all finance functions, as well as Corporate Treasury, Investor Relations and Corporate Investments. Before that, he was chief risk more...