Scott D. Litner

Managing Director - US Trust, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Scott Litner is a Managing Director and Private Client Advisor with Bank of America Private Bank, in New York. Scott provides tailored wealth management strategies and credit to clients throughout the United States. He leads a team of in-house specialists and service associates who collaborate to design and implement integrated initiatives in investment management, fiduciary services, wealth advisory and banking. Mindful of each client's unique priorities, Scott looks to channel the extensive resources of the bank, leveraging the acumen and experience of the team. Scott's extensive Wall Street background allows him to anticipate the nuanced requirements of executives, money managers and private equity principals. He also works closely with individuals and families, as well as endowments and foundations. Scott continually looks to amplify value by providing clients with information they need to capitalize on opportunities and preserve their legacies.

Scott has worked in the financial services industry since 1998. Prior to joining Bank of America Private Bank in 2015, he was a Managing Director and Head of New York Institutional Equity Sales at Nomura Securities. His experience also includes senior leadership roles with Lazard Capital Markets, where he was a Managing Director; Shumway Capital, a long/short equity hedge fund, where he was a Managing Director; Bear Stearns, where he was a Managing Director; JP Morgan where he was an Executive Director; and Lehman Brothers, where he started his career in San Francisco. Scott earned his B.A. in International Relations with an emphasis in Economics at The University of Wisconsin at Madison. Scott resides in New York City.

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