Michael Castiglie

Senior Vice President, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Michael Castiglie is a Senior Vice President and Private Client Advisor with Bank of America Private Bank in New York, New York. Michael provides sustained leadership to ultra-high-net-worth individuals and families, helping them create a pathway to their ambitions and gain greater ease in the management of their financial affairs. He combines quantitative acumen with a natural affinity for people and their priorities, supporting their efforts to derive greater satisfaction and confidence in the trajectory of their wealth.

Clients from varied paths engage Michael’s advice. Many are wealth creators in search of enhanced liquidity, either to fund their lifestyle, participate in new business ventures, or support the people and causes they value. Clients include professional asset managers with concentrated risk who look to Michael for strategic leverage to diversify their holdings and cash flow. Others are members of the art world, including artists, collectors, and gallerists, who appreciate Michael’s background in art lending and fine-art services. Still others are sports-franchise owners, who look to Michael for acquisition financing and structuring. Whatever a client’s background, Michael offers the knowledge and network to advance their interests with coordination and resolve.

Michael joined Bank of America Private Bank in 2017 and was promoted to Vice President and Private Client Manager in 2021 before assuming his current role as Private Client Advisor. He previously served as a Private Banker and Senior Vice President at Citi Private Bank, where he oversaw the lending needs of private equity, venture capital, and hedge fund firms, as well as their principals. He earned his B.A. in Mathematics from Amherst College, where he was Captain of the Varsity Baseball team. He is a graduate of Chaminade High School on Long Island.

In his free time, Michael enjoys playing golf, following New York sports teams, visiting art galleries, and participating in events with the Amherst Association of New York.

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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.

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