BMO is a leading bank driven by a single purpose: to Boldly Grow the Good in business and life. Everywhere they do business, they’re focused on building, investing and transforming how they work to drive performance and continue growing the good. BMO is proud to be fueling growth and expanding possibilities for individuals, families and businesses. More than 12 million customers count on BMO for personal and commercial banking, wealth management and investment services. As the 8th largest bank, by assets, in North America, BMO helps their customers make the most of their money. In Canada, the United States and across the globe, BMO will continue to build, invest, and transform to drive performance that serves the good that grows.

BMO’s expansion into Tampa Bay was driven by the diversity of industries in the region and the surge of companies relocating here. Its commercial banking operations services a wide variety of industries, with a focus on middle-market businesses in the $30-50 million range.

John Astrab
West Florida Managing Director of Corporate and Middle Market Banking
BMO Harris Bank

John Astrab brings more than 15 years of providing banking solutions to middle market companies to his role as West Florida’s Managing Director of Corporate and Middle Market Banking at BMO Harris. John oversees the expansion of BMO’s practice in West Florida after nearly two decades in commercial banking throughout the region.

John received a bachelors degree in finance and management from Fordham University. John serves on the Board of Directors of the Glazer Children’s Museum, as well as on its Development and Facilities Committees. In addition, financial literacy is a passion project for John, as he believes that helping younger people learn and become more financially literate will help our community down the road.