Alexander Bussenger

Senior Vice President, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Alex Bussenger is a Senior Vice President and Private Client Advisor with U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management. Based in Greenwich, Connecticut, Alex advises entrepreneurs and helps them to prepare for and subsequently manage substantial inflows of wealth. He also advises ultra-high-net-worth families that require sophisticated, highly customized strategies from a team of experts. 

Alex leads a team of professionals that combine the client experience of a boutique private bank with the extensive resources of a global financial institution. They serve a limited number of individuals and families, allowing them to be highly responsive and readily accessible. Drawing on the resources of U.S. Trust and Bank of America, the team delivers a suite of family office type services including: investment management, wealth structuring and custom credit and banking. They help clients bring these many facets of wealth into focus through an integrated strategy that addresses their unique goals and priorities. 

Prior to joining U.S. Trust, Alex was a member of a leading team within Merrill Lynch’s Private Banking & Investment Group. He also has experience in management consulting and equity research. Alex graduated with a Bachelors in Accounting from Canisius College.

Our Team

Our team is comprised of talented and experienced individuals committed to building strong client relationships based on trust and personal experience.

Note: These team members are a shared resource, involved in your wealth management plan as appropriate and are subject to change

Marsha J Scott

Portfolio Manager


Jeffrey J. Danile

Senior Trust Officer


Mary Wall

Wealth Strategies Advisor


Stacy L Bone

Private Client Manager


Maudie M Long

Portfolio Manager


John T Kahler

Senior Trust Officer


Megan MacDonald

Private Client Manager

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Mark R Hathaway

Senior Institutional Portfolio Strategist

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Stephen C Franco

Portfolio Manager


Key Contacts

Ryan Anthony Mones


Let's Have A Conversation

We take the time to listen and learn about you and your family before creating strategies that aim to meet your needs, goals and best interests now and in the future


You don’t define your wealth by numbers alone, but also by the opportunities it provides. For more than 200 years, U.S. Trust has helped clients navigate the complex challenges of managing significant wealth. We draw on U.S. Trust’s personalized approach and private banking services, as well as the resources of Bank of America Corporation, to help individuals and families, businesses, and institutions achieve their financial objectives. Whether you’re looking to preserve and share wealth, build philanthropic legacies or plan for future growth, our commitment is to make your goals our priority.

At U.S. Trust, we take pride in our history and in serving our clients’ best interests. We also value the continual pursuit of innovation in a constantly transforming world. We apply this perspective to help our clients anticipate and respond to evolving markets, changing environments and the growing complexities of the financial landscape. Mindful of the past, our focus is on providing today’s clients with disciplined financial strategies and a bridge across generations.