John “Jeb” Beckwith

Project Committee Member

John “Jeb” Beckwith is Managing Director at GreenPoint. As a member of GreenPoint’s management committee and head of its financial institutions practice, Jeb leads GreenPoint’s efforts to create sustainable, innovative solutions to complex regulatory, legal, cost and technology issues facing global financial institutions around the world. Jeb is GreenPoint’s senior advisor on digital projects and school and higher education initiatives.

Jeb brings over 30 years of industry experience to his current position in the management of risk, capital markets, lending and transaction banking practices. Prior to GreenPoint, Jeb was Managing Director at RBC Capital Markets for 10+ years where he led several businesses as Head of Americas – Global Financial Institutions and as Founder/Chair of the committee adjudicating all global bank and sovereign credit and market risk limits. Prior to RBC, Jeb held various management and corporate banking positions with increasing levels of responsibility at MUFG, Bank of America and BNY-Mellon.

Jeb is a co-author of a forthcoming book “The Fundamental Review of Trading Book (or FRTB) – Impact and Implementation” to be published by RiskBooks in Summer 2017.

He holds a BA from Hamilton College and lives in Riverside, CT with his wife and son. Jeb served three terms on the Alumni Board of the Saint Mark’s School of Texas and is founder of the New York Regional Alumni organization and regional network. Jeb is also past member of the Hamilton Alumni Board and cosponsor of the Career Mentoring program at the Psi Chapter of Psi Upsilon.