Jasminka Milpak

Managing Director

The Private Bank

Sponsor: The Private Bank

Wave 11: May 2016 – September 2016

Strategy 7: Support emerging and mature sectors

Initiative: FinTech

Jasminka Milpak is the Managing Director at The Private Bank (PVTB), working in the Financial Planning and Analysis Group as Finance Partner to PVTB’s National Commercial Banking and Capital Markets Groups.  Jasminka is in charge of reporting, analysis and budgeting process for a $2 billion commercial loan portfolio at 14 regional offices spread across the United States.  She also monitors the financial performance of the Capital Markets group that executes all Derivatives and FX trades at PVTB.

Prior to joining PVTB, Jasminka worked as the CRM Manager for the Commercial Real Estate Group at Bank of America.  She collaborated closely with the sales team on pipeline activities and developing strategies for customer calling activities.  During her time at Bank of America, Jasminka was the Co-Chair of LEAD for Women affinity group tasked with promoting professional development of women in the organization.

Jasminka volunteers her time at organizations such as Dress for Success, Chicago Scholars, and Junior Achievement of Chicago.  She earned her undergraduate degree in Economics and International Relations from Beloit College, and holds an MBA from Kellogg School of Management.  In her spare time, Jasminka is an avid ballroom dancer, who also enjoys travelling, skiing and diving.