BOSTON – January 19, 2022 – Fiduciary Trust Company (“Fiduciary”), a Boston-headquartered private wealth management firm, is pleased to announce the hiring of Anne Katsas as a Vice President and Trust Counsel.
As a member of Fiduciary’s trusts and estates legal team, Katsas will work with Fiduciary’s investment officers on all aspects of our fiduciary activities, as well as with clients’ attorneys to help address their trust and estate planning needs. Anne will report to Suma V. Nair, Chief Fiduciary Officer, who heads the firm’s trusts and estates legal department.
“Anne brings years of experience in providing comprehensive, personalized estate planning solutions to families and individuals across multiple generations. She enjoys thinking holistically about clients’ needs across various life stages, helping them make decisions that reflect their philosophies and long-term hopes for the beneficiaries of their trusts and estates,” said Nair.
Katsas has focused on estate planning since her legal career began 23 years ago. Prior to joining Fiduciary, she owned and operated a solo-estate planning law firm in Newburyport, Mass., Port Estate Planning LLC. Before starting her own firm, Katsas worked as a senior attorney in the Private Client Group at Ropes & Gray LLP. She has also served in U.S. Department of State as a Foreign Service Officer across various global locations. She earned a JD from Harvard Law School and a B.A. from Yale University.
About Fiduciary Trust Company
Fiduciary is a privately owned wealth management firm with over $23 billion in client assets and serves families, individuals and nonprofits seeking objective advice to help grow and protect their investments. The firm also provides a range of services to professional financial advisors and single-family offices. Fiduciary’s capabilities include customized wealth planning, investment management, trustee and estate services, and family office, tax and custody services.
Founded in 1885 as a family office, Fiduciary takes a personal approach based on expertise, strong performance and a genuine commitment to act in its clients’ best interests. The firm’s client focus has enabled it to achieve an average 98% annual client retention rate for over a decade.