David A. Coulter
Mr. Coulter serves as Managing Director and Senior Advisor at Warburg Pincus, focusing on the firm’s financial services practice.
Mr. Coulter retired in September 2005 as vice chairman of J.P. Morgan & Chase Co. He previously served as Executive Chairman of its investment bank, asset and wealth management, and private equity business. Mr. Coulter was a member of the firm’s three person Office of the Chairman and also its Executive Committee.
Mr. Coulter came to J.P. Morgan Chase via its July 2000 acquisition of The Beacon Group, a small merchant banking operation. Before joining The Beacon Group, Mr. Coulter was the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the BankAmerica Corporation and Bank of America NT & SA. His career at Bank of America was from 1976 to 1998 and covered a wide range of banking activities.
He is a Director of Aeolus Re, MBIA, Webster Bank, Sterling Financial and the Strayer Corporation. He also serves on the boards of Lincoln Center, National Mentoring Partnership, The Fritz Institute, and the Foreign Policy Association. At various times in his career, he has been a member of: the Bankers Roundtable, the California Business Roundtable, the Business Council, the Singapore-U.S. Business Council, the Bretton Woods Committee, the Federal Reserve International Capital Markets Advisory Committee, and the International Monetary Conference. He has also been a member of the board of the Public Policy Institute of California and the Asia Society.
He received both his B.S. and his M.S. from Carnegie Mellon University and currently serves as a Trustee for Carnegie Mellon.