Bruce McNamer

Head of Global Philanthropy,
JPMorgan Chase Foundation

Bruce McNamer is the head of Global Philanthropy and CEO of the JPMorgan Chase Foundation. McNamer comes to the role with broad experience from the public, private and philanthropic sectors. For the last nine years, he has served as the president and CEO of TechnoServe, a nonprofit organization that works with people in the developing world to build competitive farms, businesses and industries. He grew the organization’s annual revenues from $15 million to $75 million and drove its expansion to operations in 30 countries in Africa, Latin America and India.

Before joining TechnoServe in 2004, McNamer was a senior executive and founder in technology startups, an investment banker at Morgan Stanley and a management consultant at McKinsey & Company. He was also a White House fellow at the National Economic Council and a Peace Corps volunteer in Paraguay.

He has an AB from Harvard and a JD/MBA from Stanford. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and a Montana native.