Business 100 - 2012

Mary Callahan Erdoes

Mary Callahan Erdoes/J.P. Morgan Asset Management

Mary Callahan Erdoes is CEO of J.P. Morgan’s Asset Management Division, a global leader in investment management and private banking with over $2.0 trillion in assets under supervision.

In addition to being a member of JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s Operating and Executive Committees, she leads the firm’s strategic partnership with Highbridge Capital Management and Gavea Investments. She joined J.P. Morgan in 1996 from Meredith, Martin & Kaye.

A graduate of Georgetown University (BS) and Harvard Business School (MBA), Mary is a board member of the U.S. Fund for UNICEF and serves on the Federal Reserve Bank of New York’s Investor Advisory Committee on Financial Markets. She ranks among Forbes and Fortune magazines most recent “World’s 100 Most Powerful Women” and “50 Most Powerful Women in Business” lists, respectively.

An Illinois native, whose great-grandparents emigrated from Cork on her father’s side and Tipperary on her mother’s, Mary lives in New York City with her husband and three daughters