NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Citi Private Bank announced today the appointment of Ed Riley as Head of Equities for the Americas. Mr. Riley is based in New York, reporting to Kristen Bitterly Michell, Capital Markets Head for the Americas, Citi Private Bank. In this capacity, Mr. Riley will be responsible for the entirety of the Equities Business in addition to running the Structured Solutions Business in the Americas. “We are delighted that Ed has joined our team. He has nearly twenty years of experience in markets and his deep expertise in equities will greatly complement the broader work that we’ve done to enhance our client offering,” said Ms. Bitterly Michell.
Prior to joining Citi Private Bank, Mr. Riley was previously at Bank of America Merrill Lynch where he was a Managing Director and Head of Capital Markets Product/Platform Structuring & Origination within the Global Wealth & Investment Management division. In this role, he was responsible for investment solutions tailored for the Private Client segment; including, Structured Notes, OTC Derivatives, Foreign Exchange, Equity Option Overlay, Exchange Funds, Securities Lending, and Social Impact Investments.
“I am excited to join Citi Private Bank. Citi is renowned for its market access and global reach, combined with the strength of the Investments platform in the Private Bank and the value proposition is unmatched,” said Mr. Riley.
Citi Private Bank is one of the world’s fastest growing private banks; dedicated to serving worldly and wealthy individuals and families, providing customized private banking across borders. With approximately $460 billion in global assets under management, the franchise includes 48 offices, serving clients across 116 countries. Citi Private Bank helps clients grow and preserve wealth, finance assets, make cash work harder, preserve legacies, and serve family and family business needs through objective advice and a truly open architecture investment platform. The firm offers clients products and services covering capital markets, managed investments, portfolio management, trust and estate planning, investment finance, banking and aircraft finance, as well as art and sports advisory and finance.
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