Thomas Beirne III, CFP®

Vice President, Senior Wealth Planning Officer and Business Development Manager

Thomas is responsible for serving the investment, trust, and planning needs of high-net-worth individuals and institutions at Washington Trust Wealth Management.

New Haven, CT Office


Thomas has more than 25 years of experience in the financial investments and wealth management industries. Thomas has held several trust administration and investments positions with various local and regional banking organizations and served as Vice President & Senior Wealth Management Planning officer at the financial advisory firm Halsey Associates prior to the firm’s acquisition by Washington Trust in 2015.


Thomas is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional. Thomas graduated from The National School of Banking at Fairfield University and also holds his bachelor’s degree from the institution.

Community Involvement

A Connecticut resident, Thomas is actively involved in his community. He serves as Chair of the Gateway Community College Foundation Board of Directors and as President of the New Haven Symphony Foundation Board of Directors. He is a past President of the Rotary Club of New Haven, Connecticut, past Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the New Haven Rotary Charitable Trust, past Board Member for the Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce, and former Alderman for the City of Milford. Thomas is also a member of the Connecticut Tax and Estate Planning Council.