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== Background ==
 
== Background ==
Staley worked for JPMorgan for over 34 years. His roles included chairman of the corporate and investment banking unit and chief executive of JPMorgan's investment bank. He was removed as chief executive in July 2012, after JPMorgan CEO [[Jamie Dimon]] reorganized the business segments and appointed two younger executives to be co-chiefs of commercial and investment banking. <ref>{{cite web|url=http://uk.mobile.reuters.com/article/idUKBRE9070HE20130108?irpc=932|name=JPMorgan investment bank chairman leaves for hedge fund|org=Reuters|date=January 8, 2013}}</ref> Staley was seen as a possible candidate to become CEO of JPMorgan. <ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-01-08/jpmorgan-s-staley-quits-to-join-bluemountain-hedge-fund.html|name=JPMorgan's Staley Quits to Join BlueMountain Hedge Fund|org=Bloomberg|date=January 8, 2013}}</ref>
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Staley worked for JPMorgan for over 34 years. His roles included chairman of the corporate and investment banking unit and chief executive of JPMorgan's investment bank. He was removed as chief executive in July 2012, after JPMorgan CEO [[Jamie Dimon]] reorganized the business segments and appointed two younger executives to be co-chiefs of commercial and investment banking. <ref>{{cite web|url=http://uk.mobile.reuters.com/article/idUKBRE9070HE20130108?irpc=932|name=JPMorgan investment bank chairman leaves for hedge fund|org=Reuters|date=January 8, 2013}}</ref> Staley was at one time seen as a possible candidate to take over from Dimon as CEO of JPMorgan. <ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-01-08/jpmorgan-s-staley-quits-to-join-bluemountain-hedge-fund.html|name=JPMorgan's Staley Quits to Join BlueMountain Hedge Fund|org=Bloomberg|date=January 8, 2013}}</ref>
  
 
== Education ==
 
== Education ==

Revision as of 13:57, 13 October 2015

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James E. Staley
Occupation Managing Partner
Employer BlueMountain Capital Management
Location New York
Website https://www.bluemountaincapital.com/

James "Jes" Staley is a managing partner of BlueMountain Capital Management LLC and a former JPMorgan Chase & Co. executive. He joined BlueMountain in early 2013 after more than three decades at JPMorgan.

In October of 2015 it was reported that Barclays was planning to appoint Staley as its new chief executive, to lead the UK lender through a period of major restructuring.[1]

Background

Staley worked for JPMorgan for over 34 years. His roles included chairman of the corporate and investment banking unit and chief executive of JPMorgan's investment bank. He was removed as chief executive in July 2012, after JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon reorganized the business segments and appointed two younger executives to be co-chiefs of commercial and investment banking. [2] Staley was at one time seen as a possible candidate to take over from Dimon as CEO of JPMorgan. [3]

Education

Staley graduated Bowdoin College with a degree in Economics.[4]

References

  1. Barclays set to pick Jes Staley as chief executive. The Financial Times.
  2. JPMorgan investment bank chairman leaves for hedge fund. Reuters.
  3. JPMorgan's Staley Quits to Join BlueMountain Hedge Fund. Bloomberg.
  4. A Dossier on Jes Staley: J.P. Morgan's Next CEO?. The Wall Street Journal.