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John B McCoy

John B McCoy

John B. McCoy retired as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Bank One Corporation in December 1999, where he had been CEO since 1984. During his tenure as CEO, the company grew from $9.1 billion in assets to $269.4 billion. Prior to moving to the parent company in 1983 as President and Chief Operating Officer, he was president of Bank One, Columbus, NA from 1977 until 1983, and of Bank One Trust Company, NA in 1981. He joined Bank One (then City National Bank & Trust Company) in 1970 and was the third generation of McCoys to be associated with the Bank One organization.While at Bank One, he was a member of the Federal Advisory Council and the Board of the Bankers Roundtable. During his tenure as CEO, Mr. McCoy participated in more than 100 acquisitions of other financial institutions including American Fletcher (Indianapolis), Marine Corporation (Milwaukee), Valley Bank (Arizona), First USA (Wilmington), Team Bank (Dallas), and First Chicago. Also, Bank One purchased M Corp. (Dallas) from the FDIC and participated in a number of other federally assisted transactions in Texas and elsewhere. Born in Columbus, Ohio, McCoy is a graduate of the Columbus Academy where he was president of his class. He graduated from Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts in 1965 with a B.A. degree in history, and received an honorary Doctor of Laws degree from that institution in 1992. He also holds an M.B.A. degree in finance from Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business. In 1994, he was honored by the Stanford Business School Alumni Association with the Ernest C. Arbuckle Award. In addition, he has an honorary Doctor of Business Administration degree from The Ohio State University, an honorary Doctor of Laws degree from Kenyon College and, in 2008, he received an honorary Doctor of Business degree from Michigan State University.Mr. McCoy is chairman of the board of trustees of Battelle Memorial Institute. He also sits on the Advisory Boards of Second Curve Capital and FTV Capital. In addition, he is a director of SKBHC Holdings LLC, a bank holding company, the PGA TOUR Policy Board, and is a member of Capitol South Community Urban Redevelopment Corporation in Columbus where he was formerly chairman. He is a former member of the board of trustees of Williams College and of Stanford University and past chairman of the board of trustees of Kenyon College. He served on the Advisory Council of the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University.Mr. McCoy is a director of AT&T Inc. (T) and Onex Corporation (OCX.SV on the Toronto Stock Exchange).