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James L. Amine

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CEO Investment Banking & Capital Markets

James L. Amine

Born 1959 - US Citizen

Member of Executive Board of Credit Suisse Group AG and Credit Suisse AG since 2014


Professional history


Credit Suisse

  • CEO Investment Banking & Capital Markets (2015–present)
  • Member of the board of Credit Suisse Holdings (USA), Inc. / Credit Suisse (USA), Inc. / Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC (US subsidiaries) (2014–present)
  • Joint Head of Investment Banking, responsible for the Investment Banking Department (2014–2015)
  • Head of Investment Banking Department (2012–2015)
  • Member of the executive board of Credit Suisse Holdings (USA), Inc. (2010–2015)
  • Co-Head of Investment Banking Department, responsible for the Americas and Asia Pacific (2010–2012)
  • Co-Head of Investment Banking Department, responsible for EMEA and Asia Pacific and Head of Global Market Solutions Group
  • Head of European Global Markets Solutions Group and
    Co-Head of Global Leveraged Finance (2005–2008)
  • Head of European Leveraged Finance (1999–2000;
    2003–2005), Co-Head (2000–2003)
  • Various functions within High-Yield Capital Markets of Credit Suisse First Boston (1997–1999)
Prior to 1997

Cravath, Swaine & Moore, attorney



JD, Harvard Law School


BA, Brown University

Other activities and functions

  • Brown University, President’s Advisory Council on Economics
  • New York Cares, board member
  • Americas Diversity Council, member
  • Leadership Committee of Lincoln Center Corporate Fund, member
  • Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts, board member
  • Harvard Law School, dean’s advisory board member
  • Credit Suisse Americas Foundation, board member