Nayana Jha

Senior Vice President, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Nayana Jha is a Senior Vice President and Private Client Advisor at Bank of America Private Bank in her hometown of Minneapolis. Nayana joined Bank of America Private Bank (formerly U.S. Trust) in 2018, and works with both individual and institutional clients to help identify their primary goals and needs, coordinating both local resources and national capabilities to help pursue her clients’ goals in the areas of investments, philanthropic planning and giving, trust and estate planning services, and credit/banking.

Nayana has worked in the financial services industry for close to 20 years, spending a decade as an investment banker in New York City, serving the leveraged and investment grade media/telecom industry at both JPMorgan and BNP Paribas. Subsequently, she was a Senior Director Time Warner Cable’s treasury and capital markets team, leading numerous public market debt financings as well as managing the investments in the company’s ERISA plans.

In addition to financial services, she has robust experience in the Philanthropic landscape, having led global corporate sponsorships at the Asia Society in New York. Most recently, Nayana was an integral part of her alma mater, The Blake School’s, fundraising team towards its historic $80 million campaign.

Nayana is an accomplished artist, and is currently exploring ways to get involved in civic life locally – especially in the areas of community service, arts and education. She lives in Minneapolis with her husband.

Nayana earned her undergraduate degree in Economics from Wellesley College.

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