Scott B Burns

Senior Vice President, Private Client Manager

Professional Profile

Scott Burns joined Bank of America Private Bank in 2003. Prior to his current role; Scott was co-head of a portfolio construction initiative where he was responsible for the management and oversight of a suite of model portfolios. With over 15 years of experience in finance Scott has held various positions within Bank of America Private Bank and the greater Bank of America organization, which included investment consulting, portfolio management and an investment product specialist. In these roles, he specialized in providing high-net worth clients with complex and customized investment strategy, asset allocation and portfolio construction. As a Private Client Manager, Scott helps to provide guidance and assist with strategic banking, investments and credit needs of our clients.

Scott holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from The College of William and Mary. He is a member of the Investments & Wealth Institute™ and is a Certified Investment Management Analyst® (CIMA®) designee.

*Investments & Wealth Institute™ (The Institute) is the owner of the certification marks CIMA® and Certified Investment Management Analyst®. Use of CIMA®, and/or Certified Investment Management Analyst® signifies that the user has successfully completed the Institute’s initial and ongoing credentialing requirements for investment management professionals

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