Mike McGovern is a Group Managing Director and Head of Corporate and Institutional Advisory Solutions for Wealth Management USA.
In this role, he is responsible for serving 1 million EPAS participants across more than 180 companies, delivering equity award research, education, advice and administration. Mike also oversees WM USA’s professionals who serve corporations, municipalities, school educators and other entities, providing retirement plan and investment services. He is a member of the Wealth Management USA Management Committee.
Prior to assuming his current role in February 2018, Mike was Chief Financial Officer for UBS Group Americas and Wealth Management USA. As CFO, he was responsible for the transparency in, and appraisal of financial performance, for coordinating and validating planning and forecasting, and for challenging and providing advice on financial and strategic aspects of projects and transactions for the UBS businesses in the Americas. He was also the primary interface between the businesses and the Finance functions supporting them, including treasury management, financial accounting, controlling and reporting.
Before joining UBS in 2014, Mike worked at Deutsche Bank in a number of roles including Global Chief Administrative Officer for Asset & Wealth Management, and prior to that, Global Chief Financial Officer for Asset Management. Before joining Deutsche, he spent two years at Credit Suisse as the Head of IB Americas Reporting, which was preceded by Product Controller roles at Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce and Goldman Sachs. Mike began his career in 1993 as a Client Service Specialist for Pershing.
Mike graduated from Lehigh University with a Bachelor of Science in Business & Economics.