Matthew J Bride

Senior Vice President, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Matt Bride is a Senior Vice President and Private Client Advisor with Bank of America Private Bank in Charleston, South Carolina. He focuses on building deep and lasting relationships with families nationwide by delivering personalized wealth management strategies tailored to their complex financial needs. Many of the clients he works with share his passion for collectible automobiles.

As the primary point of contact for a team of financial professionals, Matt provides access to a broad range of services that include cash management, investment management, custom lending, estate planning services and philanthropic strategies. The team comprises a private client manager, a portfolio manager and a trust officer, plus additional specialists based on client need. In addition, Matt coordinates services through Bank of America’s commercial bank for his business owner clientele. He and his team can also work with the other members of a client’s professional team, including attorneys and tax professionals, to help coordinate the many facets of managing a wealthy family’s assets.  

Matt and his team have extensive experience arranging lending for residential, recreational and investment commercial properties, as well as custom credit to assist clients in acquiring or leveraging assets such as fine art collections, private aircraft, yachts and investment portfolios.

Prior to joining the Private Bank (formerly U.S. Trust) in 2014, Matt held positions with Audi and Jaguar Land Rover. He graduated from Bentley University with a bachelor’s degree in marketing. On his own time, he enjoys skiing, traveling and automotive events.

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

LaTasha Gandy

Private Client Manager


Brett Andrew Bluestein

Wealth Strategies Advisor


Irina Koch

Portfolio Manager


Sarah McDuffie Dart

Senior Trust Officer


Heather Cochrane-Logan

Senior Trust Officer


Edward C. Graham

Portfolio Manager


Key Contacts

Robert (Austin) Austin Collingham-Walker

Private Bank Senior Associate


Let's Have A Conversation

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.