SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--First Republic Bank (NYSE:FRC), a leading private bank and wealth management company, today announced that Maureen Raihle and John Ver Bockel have joined First Republic Investment Management.
Raihle and Ver Bockel were each named Managing Director and Wealth Manager. They will provide investment management, retirement planning, investment consulting and other wealth management services to individuals, families, nonprofits and private family foundations. The team will be based in Palm Beach, Florida.
“Maureen Raihle and John Ver Bockel are highly experienced wealth managers who share First Republic’s commitment to providing exceptional service to every client,” said Bob Thornton, President of First Republic Private Wealth Management. “Maureen and John are a terrific addition to our growing team of wealth management professionals serving Palm Beach and the surrounding communities.”
Raihle has more than 32 years of wealth management experience. Prior to First Republic, she was a Managing Director at Merrill Private Wealth Management. During her career, Raihle has focused on providing comprehensive financial planning to high net worth families and individuals. Active in the community, she has served as a director of the Children’s Memorial Foundation Board for the past 13 years. She was a board member of the Wood Family Foundation and an advisor for the Jules F. Knapp Entrepreneurship Center at the Illinois Institute of Technology. Raihle earned a bachelor’s degree in Finance and Economics from Bradley University. She is also a Certified Private Wealth Advisor®, CPWA® professional.
Ver Bockel has more than 36 years of wealth management experience. Prior to joining First Republic, he was a Managing Director at Merrill Private Wealth Management. During his career, Ver Bockel has focused on providing comprehensive financial planning to high net worth families and individuals. Active in his community, he serves on several boards, including the Evans Scholars Foundation, the Wood Family Foundation and the Western Golf Association. Ver Bockel previously served on the Dean’s Advisory Board for the Wisconsin School of Business, University of Wisconsin-Madison and the Neurosciences Committee of Rush University Medical Center. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
About First Republic Bank
Founded in 1985, First Republic and its subsidiaries offer private banking, private business banking and private wealth management, including investment, trust and brokerage services. First Republic specializes in delivering exceptional, relationship-based service and offers a complete line of products, including residential, commercial and personal loans, deposit services, and wealth management. Services are offered through preferred banking or wealth management offices primarily in San Francisco, Palo Alto, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, Newport Beach and San Diego, California; Portland, Oregon; Boston, Massachusetts; Palm Beach, Florida; Greenwich, Connecticut; New York, New York; and Jackson, Wyoming. First Republic is a constituent of the S&P 500 Index and KBW Nasdaq Bank Index. For more information, visit firstrepublic.com.