John Fekete

Managing Director, Portfolio Manager

Professional Profile

John Fekete is a Managing Director and Senior Portfolio Manager at Bank of America Private Bank based in Paramus, New Jersey. He brings more than 25 years of wealth management and financial planning experience to relationships with ultra-high-net-worth individuals and families, as well as endowments and foundations.

John works closely with clients to determine their investment objectives, implement portfolio management strategies and monitor progress towards goals. His is skilled in designing and constructing portfolios that align with each client's overall balance sheet, including the strategic use of credit.

Prior to joining Bank of America in 2022, John was Senior Portfolio Manager at Wells Fargo. Earlier, as a Senior Wealth Manager at BNY Mellon, he co-led an advisor training program. John started his career at Ayco Company as a financial analyst responsible for assisting high-net-worth individuals and corporate executives in developing personal financial plans. He graduated from Montclair State University with a bachelor's degree in economics.

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