SVP, Regional Market ExecutiveJohn Driscoll is Senior Vice President, Regional Market Executive for the Hartford and New Haven offices. He has over 31 years of experience in investment, financial, estate and tax planning, and charitable giving specializing in their applications to high-net-worth individuals, senior corporate executives, closely held business owners and endowments for charitable organizations.
Prior to joining Webster in 2007, he was the with U.S. Trust Company, N.A. overseeing ten financial and estate planning professionals serving four offices in MA and CT. Prior to U.S. Trust, he was a Senior Tax Manager at Arthur Andersen LLP with over six years of experience concentrating in personal financial planning and family wealth planning.
He is a member and a past director of the Estate and Business Planning Council of Hartford and of the CT Estate and Tax Planning Council, and a member of the Estate Planning Council of Lower Fairfield County and the Estate and Tax Planning Council of Eastern CT and the Estate Planning Council of Hampden County. John also serves on the Board of Directors of the Capital Community College Foundation and The Justice Education Center. He is a past President for the UConn Alumni Association Board of Directors. He is also a director and a past President of the UConn Club.
John is a tax attorney, he is a Certified Financial Planner, a Chartered Life Underwriter, and a Chartered Financial Consultant. He is a member of the CT and American Bar Association, the Sports Lawyers Association, serves on the Executive Committee for the Estate and Probate Section of the CT Bar Association, and is one of the founders of and past Vice Chairman of the Sports and Entertainment Law Section of the CT Bar Association.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Connecticut, a law degree from Penn State’s Dickinson School of Law, and a master of laws degree from Boston University School of Law.