Mr. DeRusso is a wealth management professional with significant experience in the financial and legal industries. Prior to joining First Republic in 2016, Mr. DeRusso was a Wealth Management Consultant at Union Bank where he worked with clients to address their complete investment management, trust, insurance and wealth planning needs.
Mr. DeRusso’s industry experience also includes roles at The Ayco Company, L.P., a Goldman Sachs Company that included Senior Vice President Tax and Quality Control, Senior Vice President, New York Region, Senior Client Advisor, and most recently, Executive Vice President, where he was responsible for all advisory-based wealth management for high net worth and ultra high net worth clients. Prior to The Ayco Company, Mr. DeRusso worked as an Attorney at Bond, Schoeneck & King, PPLC. He began his career as a Mutual Funds and Life Insurance Sales Representative at Albany Pyramid Agency & Pyramid Funds Corporation.
Mr. DeRusso was a Commissioned Officer with the United States Army Reserves. He graduated from the Albany Law School of Union University with a Juris Doctor degree and SUNY Albany with a Bachelor of Arts.
Wealth Management Experience: Since 1993
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