Bob McCann is President Americas and President Wealth Management Americas, UBS. He is also a member of the Group Executive Board of UBS AG. He leads a workforce of more than 20,000 people and is responsible for executing a cross-divisional strategy to integrate UBS’s platform for the benefit of individuals, corporations, institutions and governments. Additionally, since joining UBS in 2011, Bob has led the wealth management business’s return to consistent profitability, with a field of roughly 7,000 financial advisors now managing more than $1 trillion in client assets. Prior to joining UBS, Bob had a 26-year career at Merrill Lynch, where he held a variety of executive leadership positions.
He serves on the Executive Committee of the board of directors for The American Ireland Fund and is vice chairman of the board of trustees of Bethany College.
A third-generation Irish American with roots in Co. Armagh, Bob received his B.A. in economics from Bethany College and an M.B.A. from Texas Christian
University. He is a dual citizen of the U.S. and Ireland. Bob and his wife, Cindy, have two daughters.