Michael J Jarvis

Senior Vice President, Portfolio Manager

Professional Profile

Michael Jarvis, CAIA®, is a Senior Vice President and Portfolio Manager with Bank of America Private Bank in Chicago, Illinois.  Michael serves as an advisor to high-net-worth families and foundations utilizing sector specific managers, alternative investments, as well as managing individual equity and fixed income portfolios.  He manages portfolios with a strategic focus, overlaid with tactical portfolio positioning.

Michael has more than 25 years of investment management experience.  Prior to joining Bank of America in 2006, he was a Vice President and Senior Portfolio Manager for the Private Client Services Group of JP Morgan (Chicago).  After his undergraduate studies, Michael worked in the risk management department of First Chicago NBD (Chicago). 

Michael received a B.S. in finance from Illinois State University and his M.B.A. in finance from DePaul University. 

Some or all alternative investment programs may not be in the best interest of certain investors. No assurance can be given that any alternative investment’s investment objectives will be achieved.

CAIA® is a registered certification mark owned and administered by the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst Association.

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