Matthew S. Blank, CFA®

Vice President and Principal Portfolio Manager

ROLE

As Principal Portfolio Manager, Matt manages the portfolios of both institutional clients and high net worth individuals.

EXPERIENCE

Matt has over 20 years of direct investment management experience running portfolios for both institutional and individual clients. Prior to joining Washington Trust in 2011, Matt worked at Citizens Bank for 12 years as a Senior Portfolio Manager and Director of Investment Research. In this capacity Matt was responsible for the firm’s investment commentary, management of client portfolios and an active member of the Investment Strategy Committee.

EDUCATION

He is a graduate of Brown University and received his MBA from the University of California, Berkeley.

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Matt is a member of the Providence Society of Financial Analysts and the Jewish Federation of RI Endowment Investment Committee.