Katherine Powers Cuomo

Senior Vice President, Private Client Manager

Professional Profile

Katherine Cuomo is a Senior Vice President and Private Client Manager at Bank of America Private Bank in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She is the primary daily contact for ultra-high-net-worth clients and their families, assisting them with customized financial strategies to help address complex financial needs.

While maintaining and developing new client relationships, Katherine advises clients on strategic banking and credit, as well as daily liquidity and service needs. She works closely with the bank’s team of private client advisors, wealth strategists, portfolio managers and trust officers in areas such as estate planning, tax-minimization strategies, customized trusts and concentrated stock. Meticulous and organized, Katherine is committed to helping the team thoroughly understand client goals and preferences to ensure a coordinated and timely approach to client needs.

Katherine strives to be approachable and creative when working with clients experiencing life-changing events. She researches potential options and helps clients evaluate strategies for challenging situations. Katherine is also committed to playing an active role in assisting younger members of multi-generational families with their evolving financial lives.

Katherine grew up in Hong Kong and was educated in the United States. She graduated from Duke University with a bachelor’s degree in art history and received a Master’s of Science in general and special education from Pace University. Katherine obtained her MBA in finance from New York University’s Stern School of Business. Katherine was a special education teacher with Teach for America and taught in New York City before joining the Private Bank (formerly U.S. Trust) in 2010. Katherine lives in Philadelphia with her husband and son. She also has two dogs and volunteers with animal rescue organizations. Katherine enjoys exploring different cuisines and restaurants, both in Philadelphia and when travelling throughout the country and abroad.

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