Jamie Dimon Biography – Jamie Dimon Wiki
Jamie Dimon is the chairman and CEO of JPMorgan Chase & Co. According to Jamie Dimon’s biography on JPMorgan Chase & Co website, James Dimon became Chairman of the Board on December 31, 2006, and has been Chief Executive Officer since December 31, 2005. He had been President from 2004 until 2018 and Chief Operating Officer from 2004 until 2005 following JPMorgan Chase’s merger with Bank One Corporation. At Bank One he was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer from March 2000 to July 2004. Before joining Bank One, Dimon held a wide range of executive roles at Citigroup Inc., the Travelers Group, Commercial Credit Company and American Express Company.
Dimon is on the Board of Directors of Harvard Business School and Catalyst; Chairman of the Business Roundtable; and a member of The Business Council. He is also on the Board of Trustees of New York University School of Medicine. Dimon does not serve on the board of any publicly-traded company other than JPMorgan Chase.
Jamie Dimon Education
Dimon graduated from Tufts University and received an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.
Jamie Dimon Age
Jamie Dimon was born on March 13, 1956, in New York City, New York, United States.
Jamie Dimon Wife
Jamie Dimon has been married to his wife Judith Kent since 1983. They met at Harvard Business School.
Jamie Dimon Children
Jamie Dimon and his wife, Judith Kent, have 3 daughters: Julia Dimon, Laura Dimon, and Kara Leigh Dimon.
Jamie Dimon Salary
In 2019, Jamie Dimon’s salary included $1.5 million in base salary and $30 million in performance-based incentives, according to Forbes. In 2018, Dimon received a total compensation package of $31 million.
Jamie Dimon Net worth
Jamie Dimon’s net worth is estimated to be US$1.4 billion.
Jamie Dimon Cancer – Jamie Dimon Throat Cancer
Dimon was diagnosed with throat cancer in 2014. He underwent 8 weeks of radiation and chemotherapy until September 2014.
Jamie Dimon Heart Surgery
On March 5, 2020, Dimon underwent emergency heart surgery. Co-President and Chief Operating Officer of JPMorgan Chase; CEO, Corporate & Investment Bank, Daniel Pinto, and Co-President and Chief Operating Officer for JPMorgan Chase; CEO, Consumer & Community Banking, Gordon Smith released the following statement regarding Jamie Dimon’s emergency heart surgery:
“Dear Colleagues, Shareholders and Clients — We want to let you know that Jamie experienced an acute aortic dissection this morning. He underwent successful emergency heart surgery to repair the dissection. The good news is that it was caught early and the surgery was successful. He is awake, alert and recovering well.
“Our Lead Director, Lee Raymond, said today, “Our Board has been fully briefed on these developments and has asked Daniel and Gordon to lead the company during this period, as Jamie recuperates. We have exceptional leaders across our businesses and functions — led by our outstanding CEO and Co-Presidents. Our company will move forward together with confidence as we continue to serve our customers, clients, communities and shareholders.”
“As Co-Presidents and Chief Operating Officers, we have been working hand-in-hand with Jamie and the Board over the past two years to help lead our company. This is in addition to directly running the firm’s Corporate & Investment Bank and Consumer & Community Banking businesses, which represent the majority of the firm’s businesses. We have also been deeply involved in all of the critical firmwide functions.
“Just last week, the firm hosted our Investor Day, where we provided comprehensive updates on our strategy and priorities going forward. We will continue to execute on all of these plans.
“As we always have done, this is a time for all of us to stay focused on our important responsibilities. We know you all join us in wishing Jamie our very best and a smooth and speedy recovery.”
Jamie Dimon Nationality
Dimon is of American nationality.