Jamie Dimon, President & CEO,Chairman & CEO JPMorgan Chase, talking on CNBC’s Squawk Field on the World Financial Discussion board Annual Assembly in Davos, Switzerland on Jan. seventeenth, 2024.
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JPMorgan Chase on Thursday said a number of executives thought of frontrunners to at some point take over for CEO Jamie Dimon had new or expanded roles.
Jennifer Piepszak, co-head of JPMorgan’s large client financial institution, will now turned co-head of the agency’s business and funding financial institution together with Troy Rohrbaugh, a veteran chief of the financial institution’s buying and selling operations.
Piepszak’s former companion, Marianne Lake, will transition from client banking co-head to being its sole CEO, JPMorgan mentioned. The enterprise contains among the nation’s largest operations in retail banking, bank cards and small enterprise lending.
The strikes ought to give Piepszak and Lake extra expertise because the long-running succession race atop the nation’s largest financial institution drags on. Once they have been made co-heads of client banking in 2021, Piepszak and Lake have been thought of favorites to finally succeed Dimon, who’s now 67 years outdated. That 12 months, the financial institution’s board gave Dimon a particular bonus to retain his providers for a “important variety of years.”
It wasn’t clear if there’s a frontrunner for the job after the newest set of modifications, or if Dimon intends to depart anytime quickly.
The working joke inside JPMorgan is that for Dimon, thought of the highest banker of his technology, retirement is at all times 5 years away. Through the years, a number of of his deputies have moved on to guide different organizations after dropping persistence that the highest job would ever develop into obtainable.
Rohrbaugh and world funds chief Takis Georgakopoulos spherical out the quick record of potential successors together with Lake and Piepszak, who’ve each served as CFO earlier than their present assignments, mentioned an individual with information of the financial institution’s planning.
As a part of the modifications, the financial institution’s new business and funding financial institution run by Piepszak and Rohrbaugh now contains operations that had been a separate division run by Doug Petno. And Daniel Pinto, who had been CEO of the company and funding financial institution for a decade, relinquishes that title whereas remaining the financial institution’s president and chief working officer.