In 1996, Ms. Erdoes joined J.P. Morgan Investment Management as head of fixed income for high-net-worth individuals, foundations and endowments. In 1999, she became head of Investment Management and Alternative Solutions for the Private Bank. Following the J.P. Morgan/Chase merger in 2000, Ms. Erdoes assumed responsibility for the global suite of investment solutions and investment strategy for private banking clients worldwide. In 2005, Ms. Erdoes was named CEO of J.P. Morgan's Private Bank. In 2008, she became Chairman and CEO of Global Wealth Management at J.P. Morgan, which comprises the Private Bank, Private Wealth Management, and Bear Stearns Private Client Services.
Before joining J.P. Morgan, Ms. Erdoes was a managing director with Meredith, Martin & Kaye, a fixed income specialty advisory firm. Prior to that, she worked at Bankers Trust in corporate finance, merchant banking and high yield debt underwriting.
Ms. Erdoes is a graduate of Georgetown University (B.S.) and Harvard Business School (M.B.A.). She is a member of the Board of Directors of the U.S. Fund for UNICEF. In 2009, Forbes magazine named Mary one of "The 100 Most Powerful Women in the World," and US Banker magazine featured her among the 25 Most Powerful Women in Banking. She lives in New York City with her husband and three daughters.more » « less