James A. Forese

James A. Forese

President of Citigroup; Head of Institutional Clients Group

With a presence in over 100 countries, we are strategically positioned to serve our clients’ needs anywhere in the world. The breadth of our network helps us to offer local or regional solutions to help manage, grow and preserve wealth.

Jamie heads Citi’s Institutional Clients Group, which includes Citi Private Bank, as well as the Markets and Securities Services business, Treasury and Trade Solutions business, and Corporate and Investment Banking activities. He is also President of Citigroup and a member of the Citigroup Operating Committee.
 
He first joined Salomon Brothers in 1985 and began his career in securities trading. He has held various management positions throughout the Markets division, including head of that division, before being named to run the Securities and Banking unit in 2011. He assumed his current role in January 2013.

Jamie graduated summa cum laude from Princeton University in 1985 with a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering and computer science.

The Private Bank is an integral part of Citi’s Institutional Clients Group, allowing your relationship team to connect your business with the Corporate and Investment Bank.