Fiona Deroo

Managing Director of Global Trade & Supply Chain Finance Sales, Bank of America

Biography

Fiona J Deroo is Head of North America Supply Chain Finance and Global Trade Sales Solutions. In this role, Fiona leads a team of product solution specialists which helps client teams identify, support, and execute on complex global supply chain and trade opportunities aimed at providing net interest margin and fee-related growth. Fiona brings a wealth of valuable experience with her to this important role. She has been
with Bank of America for more than 20 years, all in treasury management-related roles. A native of Belgium, she joined the firm in Bromley, UK, in 1995 in International Cash Management operations. She moved to Chicago in 1999 and has served in a variety of sales leadership and international roles, plus a stint in Business Initiative Management.
Most recently, Fiona served as head of the North America Liquidity & Investments Sales focusing on balance sheet and liquidity solutions. Prior to that, she led Global Consumer & Retail Global Corporate Sales, where she was responsible for a team of treasury sales experts who develop tailored working capital management solutions specifically for multinational corporations in the Consumer, Retail, and Restaurant sector around the world. She has authored numerous publications in the international field and has been a regular speaker at national conferences on topical issues. An advocate of employee satisfaction and career versatility, Fiona chaired the Global Transaction Services Employee Engagement Committee 2016-2017 and 2017-2018. Her approach has demonstrated improved ratings globally. Prior to her banking career, Fiona held positions in Import/Export, Marketing, and Investment Management during which she resided in Germany, West Africa, and United Kingdom. Fiona completed her studies in Business Administration from Marlborough College in Cambridge, England. She is a linguist with fluency in Flemish, French, German, Spanish, and English. Fiona currently resides in Chicago, USA and holds dual Belgian/American nationality.