Darren Spedale

Senior Vice President, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Darren Spedale is a Senior Vice President and Private Client Advisor with U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management, in New York. Darren works closely with high net worth clients, developing customized strategies to address their distinctive wealth management needs.

Darren has worked in the financial services industry since 2004. Prior to joining U.S. Trust, he was a Private Banker with J.P. Morgan Private Bank, where he advised high net worth families and individuals. Previously, Darren was an Investment Banker with Lehman Brothers and worked as a Corporate Finance attorney with the international law firm of White & Case. As the co-founder of two start-up companies, he is closely attuned to the opportunities and challenges inherent in entrepreneurship and small business. He is also the founder of a national nonprofit organization that seeks to foster the next generation of business leaders through entrepreneurship.

Darren is a Magna Cum Laude graduate of Duke University. He earned his M.B.A. from Stanford Graduate School of Business and his J.D. from Stanford Law School. The recipient of a Fulbright Fellowship, he is a published author with Oxford University Press. He holds dual U.S. and Italian citizenship.

Darren does not provide legal advice in his role at U.S. Trust.


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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.

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