March 20 Bank of America Corp has hired
Eric Bischof from Morgan Stanley to co-head its global
Financial Institutions Group (FIG), according to an internal
memo seen by Reuters.
Bischof will be based in New York and will partner with
fellow BoA co-head Jim O'Neil to implement the bank's global
strategy as well as deepen client relationships and drive
increased growth and market share, according to the memo
attributed to Diego De Giorgi, head of global investment
No start date for Bischof was given in the statement, the
contents of which was confirmed by the bank.
Bischof has spent the last 20 years at Morgan Stanley, most
recently as co-head of global FIG.
(Reporting by Greg Roumeliotis; Writing by David French;
Editing by Jeffrey Benkoe)