Itai D. Tsur

Senior Vice President, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Itai Tsur is a Senior Vice President and Private Client Advisor with Bank of America Private Bank in Atlanta, Georgia. Itai works with high-net worth individuals and families to understand their stories: their values, needs and financial goals.  Leading a group of dedicated professionals specializing in different disciplines including banking, credit, investment management, and trusts and estates, Itai helps his clients take advantage of all the services that Bank of America Private Bank has to offer. Itai and his team work strictly as fiduciaries, where placing their clients’ needs at the forefront and acting in their best interests are the guiding principles of their work.

Itai joined Bank of America Private Bank in 2018.  Prior to that he was Vice President overseeing  Atlanta Jewish Foundation at Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta (JFGA), where he managed community and shareholder relationships and steered the transformation of JFGA’s legacy Planned Giving and Endowment Department into Atlanta Jewish Foundation, ushering in significant growth.  In addition to his professional community work, Itai is actively involved as a volunteer leader in the community, holding Board and other leadership roles with Friends of the Israeli Defense Forces, Georgia Planned Giving Council, as well as participating as a Legacy Advisor for Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Foundation, among others.  Itai is also a recent graduate of Leadership Buckhead.

In his earlier career, Itai practiced law for several years in Atlanta and New York.  He is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin (BA), Emory University School of Law (JD), and Georgia State Robinson School of Business (MBA), and he also earned a Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy® (CAP®) designation from the American College of Financial Services. 

A native of Israel, Itai spent his formative years in Austin, Texas before returning to Israel to fulfill his military service.   

*Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy® and the CAP® mark are the property of the American College, which reserves the sole rights to its use, and is used by permission.


  • Brandeis University
  • Emory University School of Law
  • Georgia State University - J. Mack Robinson College of Business
  • The University of Texas at Austin


  • Hebrew

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

Allan N Hamer

Private Client Manager


Johanna M Velasquez

Private Client Manager


Matthew W Goodson

Senior Trust Officer


Michael Allen Pond

Senior Trust Officer


Ashley Steele

Senior Trust Officer


Billy (Bill) C Hamlet

Wealth Strategies Advisor


William (Bill) S Patzer

Portfolio Manager


James (Jim) T Farmer

Portfolio Manager


Naima N Judge

Private Bank Market Leader


Key Contacts

Lenka Kellogg

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.