Paul B Anderson

Senior Vice President, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Paul Anderson is a Senior Vice President and Private Client Advisor with Bank of America Private Bank in Nashville and Memphis, Tennessee. Combining the knowledge and experience gained since he began his financial services career in 1993, Paul leads a team of specialists who are dedicated to understanding and addressing the needs and concerns of high-net-worth individuals and multiple generations of families throughout the Southeast. 

In addition to helping provide strategic guidance to clients with traditional and alternative investment management, Paul has extensive experience connecting them to the global resources of Bank of America, including trust strategies, estate planning services, and custom credit, lending, and philanthropic solutions. He takes great pride in his ability to provide a thoughtful, forward-thinking and consultative approach to help design wealth management strategies that are in line with clients’ priorities.

Prior to joining Bank of America Private Bank (formerly U.S. Trust) in 2013, Paul was chief executive officer of Centennial Partners, a privately-owned hedge fund of funds. He also served as chief investment officer of Union Planters Corporation (now Regions Financial), where he was chairman of the firm’s investment policy committee, overseeing the management of several equity and fixed-income mutual funds. Previously, Paul was with GenSpring Family Offices, where he was responsible for business development activities throughout the Southeast. His career also includes tenure with the private client group at Goldman Sachs.  

Paul earned his Bachelor’s degree from Vanderbilt University and his M.B.A. from the University of Memphis. 

*Some or all alternative investment programs may not be in the best interest of certain investors. No assurance can be given that any alternative investment’s investment objectives will be achieved.

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

Suzanne B. Smith

Private Client Manager


Emily V Bratton

Private Client Manager


Megan Davis

Senior Trust Officer


Royal H. Fowler

Portfolio Manager


William Hirschman

Portfolio Manager


Kristine (Kris) Lier

Wealth Strategies Advisor


Key Contacts

Christy M Heinbockel

Private Banking Associate II


Carla Rios

Private Banking Associate II


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.