Board of Directors

Pratik Patel, J.D.

Head of Family Wealth Strategies, BMO Family Office

Pratik joined the Reading Power Board in 2023. He is a Managing Director and Head of the Family Wealth Strategies team with BMO Family Office. Pratik has over a decade of experience in the financial services industry.  Prior to joining BMO, Pratik was a Corporate VP in the Advanced Planning Group at New York Life Insurance Company. Before NY Life, Pratik worked as an attorney and team lead for Strategic Tax Advisors focusing on multi-disciplinary consulting for advanced estate planning and business initiatives. Pratik earned his J.D. from Indiana University School of Law, Indianapolis, and graduated from the University of Illinois, Chicago, with a B.S. in Business Administration. Pratik loves spending time with his wife and two children, where they reside in the Chicago area.  He also enjoys golf, traveling, and skiing.