Maura Almy joins firm as Chief Operating and Platform Officer
BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Boston Private, a leading provider of fully integrated wealth
management, trust and private banking services, today announced the
appointment of Maura Almy as Chief Operating and Platform Officer. In
this role, Ms. Almy will be responsible for developing and implementing
operational and technological solutions that meet the complex needs of
Boston Private clients and personnel. She will report to Anthony
DeChellis, CEO of Boston Private.
Ms. Almy brings more than 35 years of experience spanning retail
trading, client relationship management, sales, operations and
technology. She joins Boston Private after five years with Santander
Bank, where she led operations, IT, project management, vendor
management and Salesforce applications for the Investments and Wealth
divisions of the bank.
“Our mission is to deliver an industry-leading holistic advisory model
for wealthy individuals, families and businesses that integrates banking
solutions, wealth management and fiduciary services with advice,
delivered by best-in-class professionals, empowered by intelligent
technology,” said Mr. DeChellis. “Our platform is critical to meeting
the sophisticated needs of our clients and enabling our employees for
success. Maura has the experience to deliver on both.”
Prior to Santander Bank, Ms. Almy served as Managing Director at Credit
Suisse Americas, where she led initiatives across business development,
product development and platform management for operations and
technology. She was instrumental to the firm’s expansion into Chile, as
well as in building out technology solutions to meet the needs of the US
Prior to Credit Suisse Americas, Ms. Almy served in roles at Fidelity
Investments, Bear Stearns & Co., and Dean Witter/Morgan Stanley,
managing technology-driven operations platforms and directing
compliance, trading, IT and branch administration.
About Boston Private
Boston Private is a leading provider of
fully integrated wealth management, trust and private banking services.
For over 30 years, Boston Private has taken a highly personalized
approach to serving the complex financial needs of individuals,
families, business owners, private partnerships, nonprofits and
community partners. Boston Private is also an active provider of
financing for affordable housing, first-time homebuyers, economic
development, social services, community revitalization and small
Headquartered in Boston, Boston Private has offices across the U.S.
including Boston, San Francisco, San Jose, Los Angeles, Palm Beach and
Naples. Private banking and trust services are provided through Boston
Private Bank & Trust Company, a Massachusetts Chartered Trust Company.
Wealth management services are provided through Boston Private Wealth
LLC, an SEC registered investment adviser and a wholly owned subsidiary
of Boston Private Bank & Trust Company.
Boston Private Bank & Trust Company is a subsidiary of Boston Private
Financial Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:BPFH). For more information, visit www.bostonprivate.com.
Investments are Not FDIC Insured, Not Guaranteed and May Lose Value.