The Tao of Dimon: JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon's Most Memorable Quotes
6. Serving the Cause
These people are patriots-not mercenaries-who are allowing us to take control of our destiny.
— Dimon wrote these words in a 2002 annual report of Bank One, where he was chairman before it merged with JPMorgan Chase. He was referring to the bank's hiring of 1,700 IT professionals over the previous year-and-a-half. Dimon was known as an advocate for "insourcing" and keeping technology in-house rather than outsourcing it to outside firms.
Source: Bank Systems & Technology