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Daniel FitzPatrick Named Head of Webster Private Bank


WATERBURY, Conn., Oct. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Webster Bank, a leading regional bank serving businesses and consumers from Westchester County, N.Y., to Boston, Mass., today announced Daniel FitzPatrick will join the bank as executive vice president, Private Banking.  Webster Private Bank provides a broad set of depository, credit, and investment products and services that build on Webster's 77 years of experience in helping clients achieve their financial goals.

FitzPatrick brings 20 years of experience in the private client business and has held leadership roles at some of the leading institutions in wealth management, including J.P. Morgan Private Bank, Citigroup Private Bank, Goldman Sachs Private Wealth Management, and most recently at BNY Mellon Wealth Management.  He will lead Webster Private Bank's growing team of bankers and financial advisors across Webster's four-state footprint. 

"I'm excited to welcome Dan to lead Webster Private Bank and as a member of Webster's Executive Management Committee," said James C. Smith, chairman and CEO of Webster Bank.  "Dan is an accomplished, knowledgeable leader and fiduciary known for collaborating closely with colleagues across business units.  His combination of banking experience and investment management expertise makes him the ideal choice for this position." 

A resident of Greenwich, Conn., FitzPatrick is highly regarded in the Fairfield County and Westchester County markets.  His extensive community service includes, among others, serving on the Board of Councilors, The Order of Malta; The Inner-City Foundation for Charity and Education; and as Director, Greenwich Emergency Medical Service Inc.

FitzPatrick is a graduate of Dartmouth College and Vanderbilt Law School.  He was admitted to the New York State Bar in 1984.

About Webster

Webster Financial Corporation is the holding company for Webster Bank, N.A. With $20 billion in assets, Webster provides business and consumer banking, mortgages, financial planning, trust and investment services through 167 banking offices; 464 ATMs (290 of which are owned by Webster and 174 of which are branded); telephone banking; mobile banking; and the Internet. Webster Bank owns the asset based lending firm Webster Business Credit Corporation; the equipment finance firm Webster Capital Finance Corporation; and provides health savings account trustee and administrative services through HSA Bank, a division of Webster Bank. Member FDIC and equal housing lender. For more information about Webster, including past press releases and the latest annual report, visit the Webster website at or follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter 

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