Gibraltar Private Bank & Trust, an integrated private banking and wealth advisory company, has hired Douglas B Sawyer as senior vice president, market executive in the bank's downtown office.
In his new role, Sawyer will be responsible for administration and growth of the market's client portfolio as well as development of the bank's fiduciary account area.
He has more than 30 years of experience in the financial industry. He was most recently president at Nason Consulting, a bank consulting company that provides strategic, operational, regulatory, management, staff and market guidance to community banks. Prior, he was an executive vice president at BankUnited for eight years over which time he served as head of bank services, wealth management and retail.
Sawyer also worked for 21 years at SunTrust Bank in various capacities, the most recent being executive vice president of retail overseeing the bank's 25 retail branches in Miami-Dade County.