The Bank of America CEO Contenders

Brian Moynihan: Current head of consumer and small-biz banking who has become Lewis' right-hand man. A 49-year-old lawyer from BofA's FleetBoston acquisition, he's seen as a young, up-and-coming outsider who can inject fresh life into the bank.

Jim Cramer on Real Money 10/7/09: "From day one my money's been on Brian Moynihan to run Bank of America.