Sean Garner

Managing Director, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Sean Garner is a Managing Director and Private Client Advisor with Bank of America Private Bank in New York, New York. Sean works closely with high-net-worth individuals and families, helping them manage their wealth in a thoughtful and strategic way. Drawing on his prior experience in investment banking and his tenure at the Private Bank, Sean has deep experience in advising clients with distinctive needs, including hedge fund, private equity and real estate professionals; corporate executives; business owners; entrepreneurs and art collectors. He offers the one-on-one attention of a focused relationship, strengthened by a broader team and access to a wide range of resources, capabilities and specialists within the Private Bank.

Sean starts by learning the priorities, values and goals of each client. He centers his work around what is most important to each individual or family, advancing steady progress toward clear objectives, and refines his approach based upon the dynamic interplay of each client’s personal and professional circumstances. A veteran team leader, he is skilled in directing effective communication and collaboration across the Bank of America enterprise. In addition to traditional disciplines, such as investment management, trust and estate planning services, banking and philanthropy, Sean is adept in providing customized lending and financing for a vast range of needs.

Prior to joining the Private Bank (formerly U.S. Trust) in 2011, Sean served in Bank of America’s Global Corporate and Investment Banking Division since 2006. Previously, he held positions in the Pharmaceutical Research & Development division of Johnson & Johnson. He earned a B.S. in finance from The College of New Jersey.

In his free time, Sean enjoys spending time with his family, traveling and golfing. Sean and his wife have three children and live in Chatham, New Jersey.

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

Jordan Hill

Private Client Manager


Amy N Shannon

Private Client Manager


Key Contacts

Sarah Taylor

Private Bank Associate


Meghan Sweeney

Private Bank Associate


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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.