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The banking sector has demonstrated extraordinary agility at a time of tremendous disruption by adapting to change, building trust with clients, and playing a leading role in sustaining the economy.

John R. Walsh

EY Americas Banking and Capital Markets Leader

Enjoys traveling with family, and coaching his daughters’ basketball and soccer teams. Enjoys running and playing basketball and golf.

John is EY’s Americas Banking and Capital Markets Leader and serves as the EY Global Client Service Partner for an American multinational investment bank and financial services company. With more than 25 years of experience in the financial services industry, he has extensive knowledge of risk management and infrastructure requirements for market, credit and operational risks. His experience includes capital markets clients, investment banks, global banks and derivatives dealers. Additionally, he has led several large multi-year engagement teams, including assisting global financial institutions in transforming finance, risk and compliance functions.

A US Certified Public Accountant and member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, John earned his BS in Economics from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from Columbia Business School. 

How John is building a better working world

“The pandemic has created an imperative for businesses, including banks, to help build a more resilient economy and protect workers. By leveraging our high-performing teams, leading tools and cutting-edge capabilities to assist our clients in these efforts, we have a significant opportunity to help build a better working world. The ripple effects of that can’t be overstated. Within EY, I’m similarly committed to working closely with the next generation of professionals to ensure that our firm continues to be an exceptional place for people of all backgrounds to grow and develop.”

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