H.I.P. Conference featuring Bank of America Controller John M. James

John James

Friday, October 11, 2019

1:00 pm

Gatton 111 - Kincaid Auditorium

Sponsored by:
Von Allmen School of Accountancy

 HIP, HIP, Hooray: Business Ethics in Corporate America

Come hear from Gatton College graduate and Bank of America Controller John M. James at the annual H.I.P. (Honesty, Integrity, Professionalism) Conference. 

John M. James is the Americas Legal Entity Controller for Bank of America. In this role, he is responsible for all of the legal entity controllership activities for the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Brazil and Nobramex. He also has responsibility for certain corporate and treasury accounting functions, and also serves as the Legal Entity Executive.  

Prior to his current role, John was the Corporate Controller for Bank of America for 14 years, and was responsible for certain corporate and treasury accounting functions, SEC reporting, accounting policy, corporate analysis and reporting and Enterprise Reg W governance. 

John joined Bank of America in 2005 as the Corporate Controller. Before joining the bank, he completed a two-year professional accounting fellowship in the Office of the Chief Accountant at the Securities and Exchange Commission in Washington, D.C. Prior to his time at the SEC, he spent twelve years with PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. During this time, he was also a member of the Financial Instruments Task Force of the Auditing Standards Board.

John graduated from the University of Kentucky, earning Bachelor of Business Administration with a concentration in Finance and Bachelor of Science in Accounting degrees. During his career, he previously was a certified public accountant and held a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation.

Full conference schedule:

1-1:50 p.m. Breakout Sessions and Panels (Gatton College Classrooms)

2-3:15 p.m.  HIP, HIP, Hooray: Business Ethics in Corporate America – John M. James (Gatton 111 - Kincaid Auditorium)

When:
Friday, October 11, 2019
1:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Where:
Gatton 111 - Kincaid Auditorium
Audience:
Students, Graduate / Professional Students, Faculty / Staff, Alumni, Public
Contact:
859-257-1876, donnie.royse@uky.edu