NEW YORK, July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Bank of America today announced that Amanda Tepper will join Banc of America Securities as associate director of Equity Research. Tepper, who is expected to start in September, will be based in New York and will report to Joan Solotar, managing director and head of Equity Research. Rounding out the management team, Tepper will join Robert Fagin, also an associate director.
"We are building a strong management team with a track record of strong equities analysis, client service and growing talent. We are delighted that Amanda will be joining us to help oversee the continued success and growth of our platform," said Solotar. "Her diverse experience, including research, sales and banking, gives her a breadth of expertise that is critical in today's dynamic securities industry."
Tepper will come to Bank of America following a fifteen year career with JPMorgan. Most recently, she was a senior equity research analyst covering the Environmental Services sector and the Packaging sector. She was the only equity research analyst on Wall Street simultaneously ranked among the top three analysts by Institutional Investor for two unrelated industries, for two consecutive years. Previously, Tepper covered Business Services and, before that, Household and Consumer Products. Before beginning her research career in 1999, she was a senior investment banker in JPMorgan's Retail and Consumer Banking group for seven years. She began her career as a corporate bond salesperson at Mabon Nugent.
Tepper received a master of business administration with a dual concentration in Finance and Multinational Management from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School of Business. She holds a bachelor of arts degree from Brown University.
About Bank of America
Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) is one of the world's largest financial institutions, serving individual consumers, small and middle market businesses and large corporations with a full range of banking, investing, asset management and other financial products and services. The company's Global Corporate and Investment Banking group (GCIB) focuses on companies with annual revenues of more than $2.5 million; middle-market and large corporations; institutional investors; financial institutions; and government entities. GCIB provides innovative services in M&A, equity and debt capital raising, lending, trading, risk management, treasury management and research. Bank of America serves clients in 175 countries and has relationships with 98 percent of the U.S. Fortune 500 companies and 79 percent of the Global Fortune 500. Many of the bank's services to corporate and institutional clients are provided through its U.S. and UK subsidiaries, Banc of America Securities LLC and Banc of America Securities Limited. For additional information, visit http://www.bankofamerica.com.
Source: Bank of America