Ahmed Siaje

Managing Director - US Trust, Market Director

Institutional Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Ed Siaje is a Managing Director - US Trust; Market Director with U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management. Ed works with high net worth clients, providing integrated advice and guidance on multiple aspects of their financial lives. As the leader of a client’s U.S. Trust® team, he directs the efforts of dedicated specialists in key disciplines: investment management, trust and estate planning services, credit and banking, and philanthropy. Ed offers a personalized approach, sensitive to a client’s goals, concerns, and aspirations. His extensive financial knowledge contributes to his ability to devise thoughtful strategies that capitalize on available resources while advancing longterm priorities. A keen proponent of client education, Ed looks to provide people with the information they need to make sound financial decisions grounded in insight and analysis.  

Ed joined Bank of America in 2010. Previously, he led the consumer bank as the Area Executive for Michigan, responsible for strategy, service and operations across 130 banking centers. Ed began his banking career in 1998. His experience includes tenures as Banking Center Manager, District Manager and Regional Manager with national and regional financial institutions throughout the Midwest. He earned his undergraduate degree and his Master’s degree in International Business and Finance from the University of Michigan. A native of Southeast Michigan, Ed is passionate about contributing to the community. He serves on the board of the United Way and chairs its endowment committee. Ed has also been active with ACCESS, Southwest Detroit Business Association, and Focus Hope.

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

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Samuel M Ciaramitaro

Private Client Manager


Key Contacts

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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.