City National Bank has named Scott Witter as new head of its private client services group in New York, replacing Robin Balding.
In his new role, Witter will oversee New York team of relationship managers who offer advice and services in investment management, customized credit, depository and cash management, estate planning, trust and wealth transfer management and retirement planning for high-net-worth individuals and families, professional services firms and non-profit organizations.
Witter has joined City National in 2008. Prior to this, he has worked for 18 years at Security Pacific, which later became Bank of America, where he served in a variety of roles, including treasury operations manager, consumer regional executive and premier banking market executive, and as a private client advisor in the private banking division.
Witter has started his career at Lloyds Bank California. He has more than 25 years of banking experience managing the private client services office for City National Bank.
City National Bank also offers banking and wealth management for more than 60 law firms, as well as many other businesses and professional firms, including family offices, hedge funds and accounting firms across Manhattan and the tri-state area.