Al McRae

Bank of America

President, Bank of America Atlanta

As President of Bank of America, Atlanta, Al serves as Bank of America’s leader in the local market, responsible for delivering responsible growth for shareholders, clients and communities. That includes driving business integration by connecting our capabilities across our eight lines of business to people and companies. It also includes deploying Bank of America’s resources to build strong communities. And it includes making our company a great place to work by connecting employees to the broader enterprise, championing our culture of diversity and inclusion, and fostering opportunities for our employees to develop and grow.

In addition, Al currently serves as managing director and Diverse Segments Business Development executive for Bank of America’s Private Bank. During the past 17 years, he has held various positions with Bank of America focusing on the wealth management needs of high net worth families in the areas of investment management, estate planning, banking and credit. Al is responsible for identifying and implementing strategies for the Private Bank to drive responsible growth within the diverse high net worth client segment. Key areas of focus include data analysis to cultivate marketplace opportunities, creating business development strategies, developing marketing plans tailored to diverse communities and establishing partnerships with key internal and external stakeholders.

Al serves on Bank of America’s Private Bank Diversity and Inclusion Council, tasked with driving a culture of inclusion across the Private Bank on behalf of employees, regardless of race, gender, or sexual orientation. In addition, he serves as a leader within the Atlanta market chapters of LEAD for Women and BPG. He’s also an active leader in his community, serving as an advisory board member with Year Up Greater Atlanta, a non-profit dedicated to closing the opportunity divide by ensuring young adults gain the skills, experiences, and support that will empower them to reach their potential through careers and higher education. Al’s representation and efforts support the broader Bank of America goal to increase hiring in low-to-moderate income communities across the country.

Al earned his undergraduate degree in finance from Georgia State University. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA®) designation and is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®).