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. Before that, Montag was with Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., where he was co-head of the global securities business and a member of the company’s Management Committee and Equities/FICC Executive Committee. During his 22 years with Goldman Sachs, Montag held a number of key executive roles. He was named a partner at Goldman Sachs in 1994 and managing director in 1996. He began his career with management positions at the First National Bank of Chicago.
Montag is on the board of directors of Dakine and Mervin Manufacturing and is a member of the board of the Partnership for New York City and the NYU Langone Medical Center Board of Trustees. He also serves as an advisory board member for the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR), on the board of the Japan Society, and as a trustee of the Riverdale Country School. He is a former BlackRock board member, Asia Society trustee and Stanford University Athletic Board member.