MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 24, 2012--
U.S. Bank, a leading provider of wealth management and private banking
services,* announced today that Gailyn Johnson has been appointed chief
operating officer for U.S. Bank Wealth Management. Johnson will lead
technology, operations, and corporate shared services, working with all
wealth management business lines to better serve clients and accelerate
growth. She reports to Mark Jordahl, president of U.S. Bank Wealth
Management, and is a member of the Wealth Management Executive Committee.
“Gailyn comes to us with outstanding credentials and decades of
experience in developing strategy and implementing creative solutions
that solve complex challenges in the financial services industry,”
Jordahl said. “She has a high level of expertise in delivering
innovative products and services, re-engineering processes, leading
operations and technology functions, and consistently achieving
In her new role, Johnson will lead strategy development and
implementation of new technology platforms and digital channels to
upgrade Wealth Management’s client experience, Jordahl said.
Johnson has had an extensive career in the financial services industry,
including 23 years at Wells Fargo in San Francisco, where she worked in
a variety of capacities. Most recently, she served as senior managing
director of Wells Fargo Advisor's Direct Financial Solutions,
responsible for the multi-channel investment solutions for mass affluent
customers. She also previously served as chief operating officer for
Wells Fargo Wealth Management and throughout the years led a number of
strategic initiatives for Wells Fargo, including the first bank on the
Internet to provide customers with access to their accounts. Johnson
began her career as a certified public accountant for Fox and Company in
Bakersfield, Calif., and has a bachelor's degree from California State
*Barron’s ranked U.S. Bank Wealth Management the 16th-largest
U.S. wealth manager in its 2011 survey of "Top 40 Wealth Managers"
published on Sept. 19, 2011.
About U.S. Bank Wealth Management
U.S. Bank Wealth
Management offers comprehensive wealth management services, including
investment management, private banking, personal trust and estate
administration, financial planning, multigenerational wealth planning,
and family dynamics and governance for individuals, families, and their
foundations. Ascent Private Capital Management serves
ultra-high-net-worth clients with $25 million or more of investable
assets; The Private Client Reserve
(privateclientreserve.usbank.com) serves high-net-worth clients with
more than $1 million of investable assets; and The Private Client
Group serves affluent clients with more than $100,000 of investable
About U.S. Bancorp Investments, Inc.
Investments, Inc., an affiliate of U.S. Bank, offers comprehensive
wealth management services including investment management, financial
planning, brokerage and insurance.
About U.S. Bancorp
Minneapolis-based U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:
USB), with $353 billion in assets as of June 30, 2012, is the parent
company of U.S. Bank, the fifth-largest commercial bank in the United
States, and U.S. Bancorp Investments, Inc.. The company operates 3,080
offices in 25 states and 5,085 U.S. Bank ATMs and provides a
comprehensive line of banking, investment, mortgage, trust and payment
services products through U.S Bank and investment, brokerage and
insurance through U.S. Bancorp Investments, Inc. to consumers businesses
and institutions. U.S. Bancorp and its employees are dedicated to
improving the communities they serve, for which U.S. Bancorp earned the
2011 Spirit of America Award, the highest honor bestowed on a company by
United Way. Visit U.S. Bancorp on the web at www.usbank.com.
Investment and Insurance products are:
Not a Deposit
Not FDIC Insured
Not Guaranteed by the Bank
May Lose Value
Not Insured by Any Federal Government Agency
U.S. Bank, U.S. Bancorp Investments, Inc. and their representatives do
not provide tax or legal advice. Each individual’s tax and financial
situation is unique. Individuals should consult their tax and/or legal
advisor for advice and information concerning their particular situation.
U.S. Bank and U.S. Bancorp Investments, Inc. are not affiliated with the
companies or organizations mentioned above.
About U.S. Bank:
Deposit products offered by U.S. Bank
National Association. Member FDIC. Credit products offered by U.S. Bank
and subject to normal credit approval.
U.S. Bank is not responsible for and does not guarantee the products,
services or performance of its affiliates or third party providers.
About U.S. Bancorp Investments, Inc.:
and services are available through U.S. Bancorp Investments, Inc.,
member FINRA and SIPC, an investment adviser and a brokerage subsidiary
of U.S. Bancorp and affiliate of U.S. Bank.
Insurance products, including annuities, are available through U.S.
Bancorp Insurance Services, LLC, U.S. Bancorp Investments, Inc., in
Montana: U.S. Bancorp Insurance Services of Montana, Inc., and in
Wyoming: U.S. Bancorp Insurance & Investments, Inc. All are licensed
insurance agencies and subsidiaries of U.S. Bancorp and affiliates of
U.S. Bank. Insurance and annuity policies are underwritten by
unaffiliated insurance companies and may not be available in all states.
California Insurance License #OE24641.
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Source: U.S. Bancorp
Vice President, Public
U.S. Bank Wealth Management
U.S. Bank Public Relations