President, BMO Private Bank U.S.
Darrel is responsible for overseeing the strategic development and delivery of BMO Financial Group’s personal wealth management businesses throughout the United States. The U.S. wealth management business provides the full complement of wealth management services, as well as comprehensive multi-family office services. He oversees a team of more than 1,100 wealth management professionals with offices across the U.S. For more than 125 years, BMO Private Bank has served the unique and continually evolving needs of affluent individuals and families through a highly personalized, relationship-focused approach. Darrel most recently served as Senior Vice President & Head of North American Integrated Channels. In this role he was charged with leading banking distribution via direct customer channels across BMO’s Personal and Commercial Business in the U.S. and Canada.
He received his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville and his M.B.A. from Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business.
Darrel currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Adler Planetarium and on the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors for the Chicago Children’s Museum. He is also a member of the Economic Club of Chicago, and was appointed by Mayor Rahm Emanuel to the Chicago Cook Workforce Investment Committee.