Honoring The Best In Private Banking

Over the years Global Finance has been pleased to honor banking excellence in various areas. This year, for the first time, we honor great wealth management with the World’s Best Private Banks 2016. Winners celebrated at the Harvard Club.

Location: New York City

Northern Trust
Executives from Connecticut, Greater New York and East Region divisions came to represent Northern Trust. From left to right: Brian Donovan, president (Connecticut); Emily Belfer, trust offi cer Greater New York (NY); Jonathan Young, director of marketing (NY); Cinzia Coppola, account manager (NY); David Blowers, president, Wealth Management East Region (ER); Cynthia Conway, director of marketing (ER); John Lee, managing director (NY); Maria Neary, senior wealth advisor (NY); Henry Johnson, vice chairman (ER); Joseph Giarraputo, publisher of Global Finance; John Hoffman, president (NY)

Santander Private Banking
Representing Santander Private Banking are (left to right): Alvaro Morales, CEO, private banking international; Carlos Diaz, commercial director of private banking area, retail and commercial division; Jon Diaz, regional director Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean. From Santander Private Banking Mexico: Francisco Banck, regional director Bajio; Jordi Sendra, group head; Hector Cisneros, private wealth director; Erwin Martinez, regional director Satelite; Alvaro Ponce de León, regional director Polanco; Christian Pieck, head of investment strategy & products department; and Gonzalo Algorri, head of private banking area, retail and commercial division

KEB Hana Bank
From KEB Hana Bank: YeoungHo Kim, head of Daechi Gold Club, with Joseph Giarraputo, publisher, Global Finance; SangYong Lee, president & CEO, KEB Hana NY Financial Corp; YoungRan Park, VIP private banker

Epaminondas Tsaknakis
head of wealth management services
Didem Baraçk
Executive Vice President, head of private banking
Akbank Private Banking
John McGuinness III
managing director
Citi Private Bank
Toufic Aouad
general manager
Bank Audi Private Bank
Marek Neckar
head of private banking department
Tatra banka Private Banking
Miroslav Dobšovi
head of client private banking department
Tatra banka Private Banking
Helmut Kratky
director of corporate & investment banking
UniCredit Private Banking in New York
Claudio Larrain
Bill Sappington
executive director, private banking
BNY Mellon Wealth Management
Felix Weibel
Pictet North America Advisors
Nir Sadeh
senior vice president, head of private banking
Butterfield Bank
Dan Wright
managing director, private wealth management,
CIBC FirstCaribbean International Bank
Marwan Isbaih
general manager
National Bank of Kuwait, New York