Boston Private is pleased to announce that Jim Griffith has joined as Northern California Wealth Market Leader, based in San Francisco. A seasoned wealth advisor, Mr. Griffith will work with high-net-worth clients and family offices to deliver comprehensive strategies and solutions tailored to their unique objectives. In addition to managing client relationships, Mr. Griffith will oversee wealth management strategy and operations in the Northern California market, and lead business development in the region. He will play a key role in recruiting talent to the firm, enhancing Boston Private’s ability to deliver integrated banking and wealth management solutions to clients.
Mr. Griffith brings more than 30 years of experience in financial services. Most recently, he served as Senior Vice President, Relationship Manager at The Northern Trust Company, where he delivered wealth management and private banking solutions to high-net-worth individuals and family offices. Previously, he spent 10 years at Bank of the West, where he led the Professional Banking group to serve private practice professionals. Earlier, he held relationship management and retail product management roles at Bank of America.
Mr. Griffith is an active member of the community, having served as treasurer or board member for The Olympic Club, The Guardsmen, and The Columbia Park Boys and Girls Clubs, among other organizations.
Mr. Griffith holds a Master in Business Administration and Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Southern California.