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Breaking banking’s glass ceiling
Citigroup made history by appointing Jane Fraser as its next chief executive, making her the first woman to lead a major Wall Street bank when she takes over early next year. That makes us wonder: Who’s next? Here are some of the top contenders to break the glass ceiling in banking:
Executives who might take over their current companies:
Marianne Lake: A two-decade veteran of JPMorgan Chase, she now heads the firm’s enormous consumer-lending business. She was previously C.F.O., and after an executive shake-up last year has been considered a top contender to succeed Jamie Dimon.
Jennifer Piepszak: She succeeded Ms. Lake as JPMorgan’s C.F.O. last year as part of the executive reshuffle. Previously, the 25-year veteran of the firm ran Chase’s credit-card business. Like Ms. Lake, she is seen as a leading