He is the founder and owner of Utendahl Group, the largest African American-owned investment banking organization in the United States.
Tyra Banks is probably happy for the recently engaged couples in Hollywood. Contrary to celebrity gossip rumors, Banks and her boyfriend, New York investment banker John Utendahl, did not get engaged over the weekend.
But that doesn't mean the talk show host and super model will be following their leads any time soon.
Mr Utendahl earned a bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Long Island University, Brooklyn Campus and acquired an MBA from Columbia University.
A veteran on Wall Street, Utendahl ran the most successful minority-run investment bank in the United States until its final days in 2009.
Tyra Banks rolled to the "Wendy Show" to talk about love & babies.
Neither of which are working that well for her these days, so she says.
Utendahl began his career in finance in 1982 at Salomon Brothers, and then Merrill Lynch.
In 1992 he founded his own, African American investment firm Utendahl Capital Partners.
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Tyra Banks and her boyfriend, businessman John Utendahl grab dinner at pal Eva Longoria‘s restaurant, Beso, in West Hollywood on Saturday night (January 3).