Darrel Hackett is President, BMO Wealth Management – U.S. for BMO Financial Group.
In this role, Hackett is responsible for the performance, strategy and delivery of BMO Financial Group’s private wealth management businesses throughout the U.S. This includes leadership of three distinct businesses across the mass affluent, high net worth and ultra-high net worth segments: BMO Harris Financial Advisors and BMO Private Bank. The U.S. wealth management business provides the full complement of wealth management services, as well as comprehensive multi-family office services.
Hackett oversees a team of 1,200 wealth management professionals with offices across the U.S. Hackett serves on the Board of Directors for the Art Institute of Chicago and Chicago United. He is a member of the Economic Club of Chicago and the Young President’s Organization.
Hackett holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and a Master’s in Business Administration from Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business.