PALM BEACH, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GenSpring Family Offices announced today the hiring of Seth E. Tobin. He joins GenSpring as a Family Investment Officer and is responsible for investment policy formation, client asset allocation/portfolio management, investment manager selection, and client portfolio reviews.
“We are proud and excited to welcome Seth to GenSpring in Greenwich,” said Ken Russell, President of GenSpring’s New England Region. “He brings a unique perspective and extensive investment experience to our client families and I know they will benefit from his guidance. Adding to our team in Connecticut allows us to better serve our client families with a local perspective and hands-on approach.”
Once limited to a few of the world’s wealthiest families, the benefits of working with a GenSpring family office are rapidly becoming known to a wider circle of ultra-high net worth clients. GenSpring now serves more than 700 families in 17 countries.
About Seth E. Tobin
Seth brings with him more than 10 years in the financial services industry. Prior to joining GenSpring he was a Partner at Lakeview Investment Manager, LLC where he built and maintained a global portfolio of hedge fund managers and was responsible for the firm’s manager selection and investment activities. Prior to Lakeview, Seth was a Senior Investment Analyst at a multi-billion dollar single family office where he shared responsibility for the firm’s multi-manager and private equity investment operations. Seth also practiced law as an attorney with the Securities and Exchange Commission in the Division of Corporation Finance and was a Senior Auditor with Arthur Andersen, where he earned a CPA designation. Seth earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration at Indiana University and a Masters in Business Administration and his Juris Doctor both at the University of Cincinnati.
About GenSpring Family Offices
Founded in 1989, GenSpring Family Offices, an affiliate of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI), is a leading wealth management firm for ultra-high net worth families. With over $20 billion in assets under advisement, GenSpring, including its affiliates GenSpring International, LLC and GenSpring Charleston, LLC, is trusted by more than 700 of the world’s wealthiest families to oversee or manage important aspects of their financial lives. GenSpring is headquartered in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida and has 15 family offices in Atlanta, Charlotte, Charleston, Costa Mesa, Denver, Greenwich, New York City, Miami, Nashville, Orlando, Palm Beach, Phoenix, Tampa Bay, Sarasota, and Washington, DC. GenSpring was named 2008 Multi-Family Office of the Year by Institutional Investor, ranked #1 in Investment News magazine’s 2009 Top RIA Ranking of Independent Advisors and most recently ranked #1 on Forbes’ 2010 list of Top Fee-Only Advisors. For more information on GenSpring Family Offices please visit www.GenSpring.com.