Moynihan has admirers who praise his herculean work ethic and intelligence. Charismatic he is not. Moynihan displays little if any humor in public and swallows many of his words. His out-of-earshot nickname within the bank, according to several employees, is “the Mumbler.” Asked for a self-evaluation during the Aug. 10 conference call, he said: “I think my performance with the management team in terms of transforming the company, I think, has been strong. Our performance on the share performance has not been strong.” [Bloomberg via BI]
Brian Moynihan's 6 Year Nightmare May Soon Be Over
He doesn't have to be afraid anymore.