Adam Clark serves as the Global Head of Trusts and Estates and Managing Director for the J.P. Morgan Private Bank. As such, he oversees over $240 billion in assets across the globe. One of the industry’s recognized trust and estate professionals, Adam leads over 400 employees who advise and support clients’ legacy planning and management. He is committed to driving innovation and setting the benchmark for fiduciary standards in the industry.
Adam has maintained J.P. Morgan’s culture of client focus and continues to drive improvement for the client experience. Under his leadership, J.P. Morgan expanded its trusts and estates footprint with the launch of the Singapore Trust Company to address the needs of the region’s growing high-net-worth population. He additionally continues to invest in talent acquisition and technology, with two patents pending for trust-related solutions, to best support clients now and into the future.
Adam has held numerous leadership positions in the industry. As Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President of Goldman Sachs Trust Company, he led a team that operated in five jurisdictions and oversaw $24 billion in assets. He also served as Head of International Strategic Wealth Advisory during his tenure, working directly with the firm’s most sophisticated clients. Previously, Adam spent nearly a decade with WTAS LLC, formerly Arthur Andersen, where he focused on tax planning issues for families with multi-jurisdiction considerations.
Adam is a graduate of the University of Liverpool, with a Bachelor of Laws in English and German Law.