Boston Private Appoints Jeffrey Dickinson Team Leader for Specialty Lending

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boston Private, a leading provider of fully integrated wealth management, trust and private banking services, today announced the appointment of Jeffrey Dickinson as Senior Vice President and Team Leader for Specialty Lending in New England. In this role, Dickinson will be responsible for overseeing Boston Private’s New England Specialty Lending Group, supporting not-for-profit, professional service and private partnership clients as well as high net worth individuals. He will report to Gisela LoPiano, Boston Private’s East Coast Market Leader for the Commercial Banking Group.

“Jeff is a 20-year banking professional with extensive experience serving clients in the New England region,” said LoPiano. “We are excited to have him aboard and look forward to his contributions as we continue to grow our specialty lending business on both coasts.”

Dickinson joins Boston Private from East Boston Savings Bank, where he helped build and develop the bank’s corporate banking capabilities. Prior to joining East Boston Saving Bank in 2011, he was a commercial relationship manager with Danversbank, TD Bank and Eastern Bank, after starting his career with BayBank.

Dickinson has a comprehensive track record of community involvement. He’s currently an active board member of the Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless, and has served on numerous other not-for-profit boards including Aspire Developmental Services (formerly Cerebral Palsy Association of Eastern Mass) and the Friends of the Northshore Education Consortium. He was an active member of the Beverly Rotary Club for ten years, and is currently the Treasurer of Masco Youth Football and Masco Babe Ruth.

About Boston Private

Boston Private is a leading provider of fully integrated wealth management, trust and private banking services. For more than 25 years, Boston Private has taken a highly personalized approach to serving the complex financial needs of individuals, families, business owners, private partnerships, nonprofits and community partners. Boston Private is also an active provider of financing for affordable housing, first-time homebuyers, economic development, social services, community revitalization and small businesses.

Headquartered in Boston, Boston Private has 35 offices across the U.S. including Boston, San Francisco, San Jose, Los Angeles and Palm Beach. Private banking and trust services are provided through Boston Private Bank & Trust Company. Wealth management services are provided through Boston Private Wealth LLC, an SEC registered investment adviser and a wholly owned subsidiary of Boston Private Bank & Trust Company.

Boston Private Bank & Trust Company is a subsidiary of Boston Private Financial Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: BPFH). For more information, visit www.bostonprivate.com

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Source: Boston Private