Kashim M Skeete

Managing Director, PWM Market Executive

Professional Profile

Kashim Skeete is the Market Executive for Ohio with Bank of America Private Bank. Kashim sets the strategic vision and implementation for the Market, directing the delivery of customized wealth strategies and offerings for high-net-worth individuals, families, and institutions. Responsible for Bank of America Private Bank offices in Cincinnati, Cleveland, and Columbus, he fosters a culture of transparency, forward-thinking strategy, and dedicated service, helping to optimize the client experience throughout the state. He believes firmly in the long-term value and impact of his team’s efforts, supporting deep connectivity to clients, their priorities, and their long-term aspirations. In addition to organizational leadership, training, recruiting, and retention, his areas of focus include civic engagement and community outreach, two pillars that align deeply with his commitment to stewardship in its broadest sense.

Kashim has more than thirty years of experience in financial services, including client portfolio management and leadership roles in investments, private banking, commercial banking, and trust administration. He joined Bank of America in 1997 and has been a member of Bank of America Private Bank (formerly U.S. Trust) since 2004 in markets that include Texas, Missouri, and Illinois. He has held a number of leadership and advisory roles within the firm, including participation in its Diversity and Inclusion Council, as well as currently serving as the co-Chair of the Private Bank's Employee & Engagement Council.

Originally from New York City, Kashim earned his B.A. in economics from Fordham University and his M.A. in economics from Long Island University.

Kashim’s civic interest include serving as a Board Trustee for The Cleveland Museum of Art and Advisory Council of Chicago based After School Matters. He is passionate about community service and volunteerism.


  • Fordham University
  • Long Island University


  • English

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