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New Canaan Library’s annual Conversations with Business Leaders lecture hosts some of the business world’s most successful, knowledgeable and dynamic individuals. The tradition continues with 2017’s guest speaker, Jamie Forese, President of Citigroup.
Join New Canaan Library on Sunday, May 7, 2017 when Jamie delivers the talk “Banking in the Post-Crisis World;” a look at banking since the financial crisis, and trends for the future. The event will be held at 3:30 p.m. in the Library’s Adrian Lamb Room, preceded by a light reception at 3 p.m. The lecture is open to the public, but seating is limited and registration is required, online at newcanaanlibrary.org.
Jamie Forese is President of Citigroup and Head of the Institutional Clients Group; he is a member of the Citigroup Operating Committee and is based in New York. The Institutional Clients Group encompasses the Markets and Securities Services business, Treasury and Trade Solutions business, and Corporate and Investment Banking activities as well as the Citi Private Bank. Jamie first joined the Salomon Brothers division in 1985 and began his career in
securities trading. He was named a Managing Director in 1992 and 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.
Jamie graduated summa cum laude from Princeton University in 1985 with a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering and computer science. He serves as a Director of the Princeton University Investment Company (PRINCO), the University’s endowment management company, and is a member of the Board of Trustees of Colby College. He and his wife, Jennifer, have four sons.