Nicholas (Nick) Rutherfurd

Senior Vice President, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Nick Rutherfurd is a Private Client Advisor with Bank of America Private Bank in New York, New York. Nick advises a diverse clientele including families, entrepreneurs, business owners, executives and non-profit organizations, helping them pursue their financial goals and priorities more effectively. He is adept at helping clients discern what they want to accomplish and then harnessing the capabilities of the Bank to support those aims.

Prior to joining the firm, Nick held various roles in finance, including private equity investing and investment banking, and co-founded two clean-technology companies. Nick’s professional experience gives him a strong understanding of the distinct needs of investment professionals, business owners and family offices.

Nick is skilled in connecting clients to the capabilities that align with their objectives, from portfolio management and business succession planning, to trust and estate planning services, customized credit, banking and philanthropy. He works closely with a team of in-house specialists, as well as a client’s external tax and legal advisors, to pursue shared objectives. Nick is a clear communicator and brings a reliable work ethic and responsiveness to his role.

Nick earned his bachelor’s degree in government and legal studies from Bowdoin College, where he played lacrosse. He is a graduate of Deerfield Academy.

Nick’s volunteer experience includes Family Dynamics, the Norwalk Hospital in Connecticut and the Partnership to Cut Hunger and Poverty in Africa.

Nick and his wife Camille live in Darien, Connecticut, with their three young children. In his free time, he enjoys skiing, running and fishing.

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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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