John “Chip” Montgomery is President of Rockefeller Asset Management International. He is responsible for providing strategic leadership across non-US regions including the UK, Europe, and Asia, and delivering on the group’s long-term plans, including opening a London-based international distribution hub, oversight of the London office and regulatory affairs. In this role, Mr. Montgomery also oversees the firm’s non-US distribution and development of strategic partnerships with global financial institutions across the U.K., Europe, and Asia. Mr. Montgomery was formerly the Head of Business Strategy and Corporate Development efforts across Rockefeller Asset Management. He was responsible for developing global strategy, focused on the expansion of products and territories through inorganic and organic growth initiatives. Upon joining Rockefeller in January 2018, Mr. Montgomery was responsible for oversight and development of global intermediaries, sub-advisory partners, and European asset owners.
Prior to joining Rockefeller, Mr. Montgomery served as Head of Business Development at Cross Stone Capital, a credit hedge fund. Earlier in his career, Mr. Montgomery was a Managing Director and Global Senior Relationship Manager at Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s Global Banking & Markets division. In his role, he was responsible for key institutional client relationships, including traditional and alternative asset managers, universal banks, sovereign wealth funds, and GSEs. Mr. Montgomery has also held senior roles at financial institutions such as Société Générale, UBS, and Paine Webber within capital markets. Mr. Montgomery received a B.S. in business administration from Skidmore College.