Jamie Dimon: JP Morgan Chase & Co.

Jamie Dimon

JAMES DIMON: JP Morgan Chase & Co.

Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer

Joined JP Morgan in: 2004

Employment History
  • JP Morgan Chase President and COO (2004-2005)
  • Bank One Chairman and CEO (2000-2004)
  • Smith Barney CEO
  • Travelers Group President and COO (1993-1998)
  • Citicorp President of Citigroup
  • American Express Assistant to Sandy Weill
Board Memberships
  • Director and Member of Nominating & Corporate Governance Committee – The Federal Reserve Bank of New York
  • Trustee – The University of Chicago
  • Former Chairman – Smith Barney Holdings, Inc.
  • Chairman – The Clearing House LLC
  • Director – Chicago Clearing House Association
  • Vice Chairman – The Business Council
  • Director – Catalyst, Inc.
  • Former Director, Member of Audit Committee, Member of Nominating Committee, Member of Executive Committee and Member of Corporate Governance Committee – Yum! Brankds, Inc.
  • Former Chairman and Chairman of Executive Committee – Bank One Corporation
  • Chairman, Member of Stock Committee, Member of Executive Committee and Member of Operating Committee – JP Morgan Chase & Co.
Other Associations
  • The Federal Reserve Bank of New York
  • Bank One Corporation
  • JP Morgan Chase & Co.
  • The University of Chicago
  • Yum! Brands Inc.
  • Harvard Business School
  • Smith Barney Holdings, Inc.
  • Bank One Wisconsin
  • JP Morgan Chase Bank, National Association
  • Tufts University
  • The Clearing House LLC
  • Chicago Clearing House Association
  • The Business Council
  • Financial Services Roundtable
  • Catalyst, Inc.
Other Information
Tufts University ’78, B.A. Psychology and Economics
Harvard Business School ’82, MBABirthdate/Background
March 13, 1956: New York, NY

JP Morgan Chase & Co. Website (JPM)


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“There’s no part of the investment bank that is naturally stable.”

“If some unforeseen circumstance should put this firm at the risk of collapse, I believe we should be allowed to fail…The term ‘too big to fail’ must be excised from our vocabulary.”

“Buying a house and buying a house on fire are two different things.” (On JPMorgan’s initial offer to buy Bear Stearns for $2 a share)