BofA's Cathy Bessant full speech at Women in Banking gala

Cathy Bessant, Bank of America's chief technology officer and American Banker's No. 1 Most Powerful Woman in Banking, offered thoughts on diversity and inspiration during the gala on Oct. 4, 2018.

American Banker’s Most Powerful Women in Banking recognizes the professional achievements and influence of the top-performing female executives in banking and financial services. The annual program, now in its 16th year, includes a gala awards dinner which this year was held October 4 at Cipriani Wall Street in New York.