CEO Lecture Series Featuring Keith Banks, President of U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management
"Transformation after Change: Leadership Lessons from the Street"
Keith Banks, Rutgers '77
President of U.S. Trust
Bank of America Private Wealth Management
Please join us for our next installment in the highly anticipated Rutgers Business School CEO Lecture Series featuring Keith Banks, Rutgers '77, President of U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management. Banks will be discussing, "Transformation after Change: Leadership Lessons from the Street."
Dean Glenn Shafer and the Rutgers Business School Board of Advisers welcomes all students, faculty, staff, alumni and board members to attend. Read more about Keith Banks.
To register, please RSVP or contact Lindsey Madlinger at 732-932-7396.
For directions and parking, please visit business.rutgers.edu/directions.
Keith Banks, President of U.S. Trust, speaks during the Reuters Global Private Banking Summit in New York, October 4, 2010. Credit: Reuters/Lucas Jackson
About Keith Banks
Keith Banks is president of U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management, which provides integrated investment, trust, banking and lending services to wealthy and ultra-wealthy clients. He also oversees Global Wealth & Investment Management Banking, which delivers a broad range of customized banking, credit and lending solutions to help meet the needs of high-net-worth and ultra-high-net-worth individuals, and BofA Global Capital Management, which offers money market funds, offshore funds, customized separate accounts and sub-advisory services to institutions and high-net-worth individuals. Banks is a board member of the Bank of America Charitable Foundation, and he sits on Bank of America’s Chief Executive Officer’s Operating Committee and Global Diversity & Inclusion Council.
Banks previously served as president of Global Private Client, Institutional and Investment Management for Bank of America. This business included U.S. Trust, Institutional Retirement & Philanthropy, Alternative Investments Asset Management, and Columbia Management.
During his career at Bank of America, he was also president of Global Wealth & Investment Management and president and CIO of Columbia Management. He joined Bank of America in April 2004, following FleetBoston Financial’s merger with Bank of America. Previously, Banks served as chief executive officer and chief investment officer of FleetBoston Financial’s asset management organization.
Prior to joining FleetBoston, Banks was a managing director and head of U.S. equity for JP Morgan Investment Management. During his 16-year career at JP Morgan, Banks also served as global head of equity research, head of U.S. equity research and a portfolio manager, and equity research analyst for the chemical and textile industries, when he started at the firm in 1984. Banks began his investment career as an equity analyst at Home Insurance in 1981.
Banks earned his bachelor’s degree in economics, magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa, from Rutgers University and his MBA degree in finance from Columbia Business School. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst and a member of the American Bankers Association Investment Advisory Committee and the Lincoln Center Corporate Fund’s Leadership Committee. He also sits on the Board of Advisors of Columbia University Medical Center and is a Director of the Police Athletic League of New York.