March 15, 2013 – DHR International has placed Adela Cepeda as a member of the board of directors for BMO Harris Bank. Chairman David Hoffmann and executive vice president Nick Slee, both in the firm’s Chicago office, completed the search. This is their sixth successful board placement for BMO Financial Group and its US subsidiary, BMO Harris Bank. Ms. Cepeda is president and founder of A.C. Advisory, Inc., a full-service financial advisory firm that provides services to governments and not-for-profit organizations seeking to raise funds in the capital markets. Established in 1817 as Bank of Montreal, BMO Financial Group is a highly diversified financial services organization. Founded in 1989, DHR International is headquartered in Chicago and has more than 50 offices worldwide.