I recently added a new page to the website. The page will be a list of Jamie Dimon’s recommended reading. In the next few days I hope to add two more pages; Warren Buffett’s recommended reading, and Seth Klarman’s recommended reading.
Below is the page which can always be found under the top main menu under the “Books” tab.
Jamie Dimon is one of the most, if not the most successful CEO in America. He lead JP Morgan throughout the financial crisis, and helped it emerged as one of the most successful large financial institutions in the country.
Under Dimon’s leadership with the acquisitions on his watch, JPMorganChase has now become the leading U.S. bank in domestic assets under management, market capitalization value, and publicly traded stock value. JPMorganChase is also the #1 credit card provider in the United States.
In 2009, Mr. Dimon was considered one of “The TopGun CEOs” by Brendan Wood International, an advisory agency. To read more about Dimon’s life check out The House of Dimon: How JPMorgan’s Jamie Dimon Rose to the Top of the Financial World.
Dimon weighed in on his own reading list recently. When JPMorgan had a town hall for summer interns in June 2010, quite a few people asked Jamie Dimon (CEO) for a reading list. He e-mailed them back the following list of his favorite books “which includes a variety of business and history books.”
Below is the list: