Douglas L. Braunstein
Managing Director, Head of Investment Banking
Mr. Braunstein is the Head of JPMorgan's Americas Investment Banking and Origination, having served previously as Head of Investment Banking since 2002. He previously served as Head of Global Mergers and Acquisitions since 1997. This group continues to report into him in his current role. He is currently a member of JPMorgan’s Executive Committee and the Investment Bank Management Committee.
As a strategic advisor, Mr. Braunstein has worked on numerous transactions with aggregate transaction value in excess of $750 billion. In addition to his advisory work for clients of the firm, he also led the advisory team for JPMorgan Chase's merger with Bank One and the recent acquisition of Bear Stearns.
Mr. Braunstein received his B.S. in Economics from Cornell University in 1983 and his J.D. from Harvard Law School in 1986. Mr. Braunstein is currently a Board Member of the YMCA of Greater New York, the Dalton School, and the JPMorgan Chase Foundation. He is also a member of the Advisory Council at Cornell University.