Vice President

Thomas Shide

Vice President, Portfolio Manager

Professional Profile

Thomas Shide is a Vice President and Portfolio Manager at Bank of America Private Bank. In this role, he is responsible for creating and maintaining personalized investment strategies utilizing a broad range of wealth management services. Thomas works with individuals, families, and charitable organizations, helping them manage their assets in keeping with their distinctive goals, risk tolerance, and circumstances. This includes assisting clients with establishing goals, working towards developing an appropriate overall investment strategy, formulating potential solutions, and conducting periodic reviews to help clients monitor progress toward reaching their objectives.

With over 10 years of experience, Thomas has helped clients understand and navigate through changing cycles in the financial markets. Prior to joining Bank of America, he was a Senior Investment Analyst with Spectrum Investment Advisors, helping give him experience and insight into the wealth management needs of high-net-worth individuals and families. Previously, he was a Portfolio Management Senior Associate with Bank of America Private Bank.

Thomas earned his B.S. degree in Biochemistry from the University of Houston and a B.A degree in History from the University of Houston. Thomas is a Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA®) charterholder.

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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.

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.