Robert "Tim" Mc Gee
Managing Director, Head of CIO Macro Strategy
Bank of America

Tim Mc Gee is Managing Director; Head of CIO Macro Strategy Bank of America Private Bank, where he serves on the Investment Strategy Committee. In this capacity he manages the team that researches global economic trends and turns them into strategies for investment professionals and high net worth clients.

Prior to joining Bank of America, Mr. Mc Gee was a strategist and economist with UFJ and Tokai Banks. Over the years, he has been recognized by Bloomberg news, Business Week, USA Today and the Wall Street Journal for outstanding forecast accuracy, including being ranked the number one forecaster several times. He has appeared on CNBC, Reuters, and Bloomberg TV and has often been quoted in various publications like the Wall Street Journal and New York Times.

Mr. Mc Gee began his career in the academic world teaching at Florida State University and New York University. He also spent three years at the New York Federal Reserve Bank and one year as a fellow at the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Studies. He has published numerous articles in academic journals. He is also the author of “Applied Financial Macroeconomics and Investment Strategy: A Practitioner’s Guide to Tactical Asset Allocation.”

Tim received his B.S. from the Georgia Institute of Technology and his M.A. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Wisconsin. Some of his memberships include the American Economic Association, the National Association of Business Economics, The Forecasters Club of New York and the Money Marketeers. Tim has served as Chairman of the American Banker Association’s Economic Advisory Committee, president of the Forecasters’ Club of New York, and Chairman of the NABE (National Association of Business Economics) Financial Roundtable and as a member of the New York City Economic Advisory Panel.