John Hailer- an executive at Natixis
He is currently the CEO of the firm’s North American business, a position he has held since 2010. Between 2005 and 2007, Hailer was the head of Fixed Income Sales and Trading Americas at Natixis. Before that, he worked for Merrill Lynch as a financial advisor and stockbroker for over 20 years.
John Hailer has over 20 years of experience in financial services. He has worked for Merrill Lynch and Morgan Stanley Dean Witter. In 2010 he was named CEO of the firm’s North American business and sat on its executive committee.
John Hailer earned his bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Notre Dame and an MBA from Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management, where he graduated summa cum laude with an emphasis on international business strategy and finance.
In his early career, Hailer worked for Merrill Lynch as a financial advisor and a stockbroker.
Hailer was a senior vice president at Merrill Lynch from 2001 to 2005 and head of the company’s Global Private Banking Group from 2008 to 2015. He also acts on the board of directors for some companies.
John Hailer was a financial advisor and stockbroker when he joined Morgan Stanley Dean Witter. He later became a regional vice president of East Boston, where he worked for many years before retiring in 2010.
Hailer joined in 2002 as the head of Fixed Income Sales and Trading Americas. He has held this position since then, but he’s been in finance for over 30 years. Before joining it, Hailer worked at Bankers Trust Company and Chase Manhattan Bank.
While at Natixis, Hailer has been involved in many projects, including developing new products like collateralized loan obligations and managing risk across asset classes such as government bonds and mortgage-backed securities.