Filomena M. Soyster

Managing Director, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Filomena Soyster is a Managing Director and Private Client Advisor with Bank of America’s Private Bank in West Hartford, Connecticut. She leads a team that works closely with business owners, executives, individuals and their families. Filomena also works with non-profits, institutional endowments and philanthropic foundations. She helps to guide clients to positive outcomes in all aspects of wealth management. Filomena’s commercial banking experience helps to connect clients to the broader resources of Bank of America.

Filomena introduces a broad range of private business and family services, including banking, credit, investments, trust and estate planning, wealth management planning and philanthropic strategies. She and her team also help clients to make informed decisions on the financing of residential and commercial real estate, art, aircraft and boats.

Prior to joining the Private Bank (formerly U.S. Trust) in 2005, Filomena held strategic leadership roles in predecessor banks. As an executive vice president at Fleet, she directed key strategic business lines, including business banking, consumer banking and home financing. Filomena was also the regional head of a global firm specializing in executive coaching, leadership development and career management.

Active in her community, Filomena is a board member of The Malta House of Care, a medical clinic providing primary health care to uninsured adults in Greater Hartford. Malta House has provided over 60,000 patient visits via a mobile medical clinic since inception in 2006. Filomena is also a member of the International Women’s Forum of Connecticut, the Estate and Business Planning Council of Hartford and the Connecticut Women’s Council. She has also served on the Board of Directors of the Wadsworth Atheneum and the Hartford Stage Company. 

Filomena earned her bachelor’s degree from Smith College and her master’s degree from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.  She also completed the Commercial Lending Training Program at Bankers Trust Company in New York. In December 2019, Filomena was recognized by Hartford Magazine* as one of 30 Women of Distinction making a difference in the Greater Hartford Community.


*Hartford Courant Magazine, November 21, 2019.

Our Team

Our team is comprised of talented and experienced individuals committed to building strong client relationships based on trust and personal experience.

Note: These team members are a shared resource, involved in your wealth management plan as appropriate and are subject to change

Antonino S Rossitto

Portfolio Manager


Donna L Roseman David

Senior Trust Officer


Edward D. Abdelnour

Wealth Strategies Advisor


Marlene K Haddad

Private Client Manager


William A. Evans

Portfolio Manager


Tina M Marshall

Senior Trust Officer


Key Contacts

Carole Simmons

Private Bank Senior Associate


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We take the time to listen and learn about you and your family before creating strategies that aim to meet your needs, goals and best interests now and in the future


For more than 200 years, Bank of America Private Bank has helped clients navigate the complex challenges of managing significant wealth. We draw on the Private Bank’s personalized approach, as well as the resources of Bank of America, to help individuals and families, businesses, and institutions achieve their financial objectives. Whether you’re looking to preserve and share wealth, build philanthropic legacies or plan for future growth, our commitment is to make your goals our priority.

At Bank of America Private Bank, we take pride in our history and in serving our clients’ best interests. We also value the continual pursuit of innovation in a constantly transforming world. We apply this perspective to help our clients anticipate and respond to evolving markets, changing environments and the growing complexities of the financial landscape. Mindful of the past, our focus is on providing today’s clients with disciplined financial strategies and a bridge across generations.