MINNEAPOLIS, Apr 23, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Timothy Leach has been named chief investment officer (CIO) of the
U.S. Bank Wealth Management Group. He reports directly to Mark
Jordahl, president of the U.S. Bank Wealth Management Group.
"Tim brings more than 30 years of investment and wealth management
expertise and experience to U.S. Bank," said Jordahl. "Over the past
several years, U.S. Bank Wealth Management has significantly expanded
its investment management capabilities. Under Tim's leadership, we
will continue to enhance our investment products and services to serve
the growing needs of our clients."
As CIO, Leach is responsible for building and growing the group's
investment management business, overseeing its investment strategy and
policies, and serving as a spokesperson for its investment management
capabilities. He works at U.S. Bank's corporate headquarters in
Previously, Leach has held senior investment management positions
at Qualivest Capital Management (formerly the investment management
arm of one of U.S. Bancorp's predecessor companies), ABN Amro Asset
Management, Wells Fargo Private Client Services and U.S. Trust
Leach earned a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of
California, Davis and a Master of Business Administration from the
University of California, Berkeley. Leach is married and the father of
The Wealth Management Group of U.S. Bancorp is comprised of the
company's personal trust, private banking, and private asset
management businesses, as well as the company's broker/dealer
subsidiary, U.S. Bancorp Investments and Insurance, LLC.
U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB), with $242 billion in assets, is the
parent company of U.S. Bank, the 6th largest commercial bank in the
United States. The company operates 2,522 banking offices and 4,844
ATMs, and provides a comprehensive line of banking, brokerage,
insurance, investment, mortgage, and trust and payment services
products to consumers, businesses and institutions. Visit U.S. Bancorp
on the web at www.usbank.com.
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SOURCE: U.S. Bank
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