Katy Knox

United States of America


South Africa 2015


Kogie Govender


Head of Business Banking, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Katy Knox is head of Business Banking at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. She leads a team that provides strategic, integrated financial advice and solutions to help mid-sized companies grow, improve liquidity and cash flow, manage U.S. and international payments, and invest for the future. She is also a member of the executive management operating committee.

Knox has more than 25 years of leadership experience in financial services, including senior positions in commercial banking, corporate strategy, global treasury management, consumer banking, and marketing. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from Elmira College and a Master’s degree in business administration from Boston College.

Katy was recently profiled in a Bizwomen article discussing her relationship with her mentee, and the virtual financial mentorship program that she has instituted, linking Bank of America financial experts with GAP mentees.


Kogie Govender

South Africa

Trip: South Africa 2015