Jamie Dimon: The Puppy Dog, High School Soccer Team, Macking It Years

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Jamie with the Dimon family sheltie, Chippy. [Last Man Standingvia BusinessInsider]



FYI, he was also on the basketball team. Point guard.

With wife Judy, who he met at Harvard Business School, and told at a party one night "I'm going home, and I want you to go with me." This picture may have been taken by classmates Jeff Immelt or Steve Mandel, which is awkward but can you blame them?
Earlier: Jamie Dimon: THE HIGH SCHOOL YEARS

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