Basil F Barouki

Senior Vice President, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Basil Barouki is a Senior Vice President and Private Client Advisor in the East Bay/Silicon Valley offices of U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management. Basil works with high and ultra high net worth individuals and families to design and develop financial strategies that respond to client needs. He creates customized strategies that span multiple disciplines, including investment management, philanthropic administration and sophisticated lending. Basil works with families of successful entrepreneurs, corporate executives and affluent individuals. He has broad industry experience including the private equity sector within the energy and technology space, as well as financial services. Basil’s hands-on experience provides critical insight into the issues and challenges that business founders and executives face.
Prior to joining U.S. Trust, Basil was a Sr. Relationship Manager at Polaris Energy, a boutique private equity firm based in Milan, Italy. Basil also co-founded and led business development for Plastic Surgery Review, a healthcare technology venture based in Southern California. As a first-generation American who has worked in both the U.S. and Europe, Basil understands the needs of multi-generational families. He works with many ‘immigrants to wealth’ who focus on maintaining cultural and socio-economic values despite coming into significant wealth.

Basil earned his B.S. in Finance, Real Estate & Law with a minor in Business Economics from California State University, Long Beach. He is an active alumni at Leadership Contra Costa County and holds a Certified Private Wealth Advisor® (CPWA®) designation from Investments & Wealth Institute™. 

Note: Basil does not provide legal advice in his role at U.S. Trust.

Investments & Wealth Institute™ (The Institute) is the owner of the certification marks CPWA® and Certified Private Wealth Advisor®. Use of CPWA®, and/or Certified Private Wealth Advisor® signifies that the user has successfully completed the Institute’s initial and ongoing credentialing requirements for wealth advisors.


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

Lizanina (Liz) A Lucero

Private Client Manager


Joseph (Joe) N. Calderazzo

Portfolio Manager


Brent Considine

Portfolio Manager

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Ingrid Hsia

Wealth Strategies Advisor

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John Hurford

Portfolio Manager


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.