At Webster Private Bank we understand that your financial needs and goals are unique, which is why we undertake a comprehensive and customized approach to exceeding your private banking expectations.

Wealth Management Professionals Focused on Your Goals

We take the time to listen and get to know you, uncovering what your financial goals are. We'll call on our over 80-year history to put a personalized investment solution roadmap into place. We pair you with an experienced relationship manager who works with you throughout your financial journey and is accessible in whatever format is most convenient for you.

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Webster Bank's Private Banking Team

We are dedicated to understanding your unique goals and offering customized solutions to meet these goals. Our relationship managers have the experience and expertise to assist you in building, maintaining and ultimately transferring your wealth to the next generation and beyond.


Peter M. Gabriel

SVP, Head of Private Banking

“I have over 25 years of experience serving the financial needs of high net worth clients and am passionate about developing customized wealth management plans for achieving each client's vision.”

We're Here to Assist You

Our private banking team consists of seasoned professionals with expertise in a wide range of specialties, including:


Trust Services

Institutional Services

Our Approach

Superior Client Experience

We deliver an outstanding personalized client experience. Teamwork, responsibility, ethical behavior and citizenship are at the core of everything we do.

Team-based Model

Our unique team-based approach is evident across our clients' entire balance sheets as we integrate banking, credit, financial planning, fiduciary services, and investment management to meet their personal goals.

Goal-based Solutions

We measure success based on our clients' progress toward accomplishing their individual goals.


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For quick access to qualified bankers, and to be paired with a relationship manager that meets your needs, simply select from our list of bankers, based upon location Call, send an email or stop by an office location today.

Our Wilton, CT Team

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Peter N. Russell
Peter N. Russell
SVP, Director of Private Bank Lending
“Peter Russell is Senior Vice President and Director of Private Bank Lending providing tailored liquidity and capital solutions to the High Net Worth and Ultra High Net Worth market. Peter is responsible for developing solutions to the credit needs of the affluent market, whether it be a residential mortgage, a loan to support a new business venture or any other customized credit facility. Peter collaborates with the Private Bank executive team, their clients, and the various Commercial and Consumer divisions of Webster Bank in developing these tailored solutions. Peter has over 25 years experience in HNW/Ultra HNW lending and commercial lending as both a Relationship Manager and Senior Credit Officer. Before joining Webster, Peter served as Chief Credit Officer of Bankwell Financial Group (formerly Bank of New Canaan) in New Canaan, CT. Prior to that he had the position of Senior Credit Officer in the private banking divisions of HSBC Bank USA and The Bank of New York, and Relationship Manager at Wachovia Private Bank, Chase Manhattan Private Bank, Fleet Private Bank and Citigroup.   Peter is a graduate of Fairfield University where he received his BS in Finance in 1983.  He lives in Fairfield, CT with his wife and two sons.  ”
Peter M. Gabriel
Peter M. Gabriel
SVP, Head of Private Banking
“Peter M. Gabriel heads Webster Private Bank, the division of Webster Bank responsible for serving the banking, lending, investment management, planning and fiduciary needs of high net worth clients, their families and related charitable entities across the entire Webster footprint. Mr. Gabriel has more than 20 years of experience serving the financial needs of high net worth clients. Before joining Webster, he served as Senior Vice President and Wealth Advisor in the Greenwich, CT, office of The Private Bank at Wells Fargo where he was a top producer. In addition, during his tenure there, he served as The Business Bank Channel Coordinator, was a member of the Connecticut leadership team, and managed a Wealth Advisor associate program. Previously, he served as a Private Bank Business Development Officer for Bank of Boston in Stamford, CT, and as a stockbroker for D. Blech & Co. in Boston, MA. A resident of Old Greenwich, CT, he received his bachelor’s degree from Providence College and a Masters of Business Administration in Finance from Sacred Heart University. Peter is a Board Member of the Stamford Center for the Arts and an active volunteer with Junior Achievement, and Old Greenwich Riverside Community youth programs.”
Brian Falkowski
Brian Falkowski
VP, Relationship Manager
“Mr. Falkowski is a Relationship Manager with Webster Private Bank. He leverages the resources of a highly credentialed local team of financial professionals to provide comprehensive wealth management services in a trust company setting. His 18 years of financial services experience has been focused in the retail, lending and wealth management areas. Mr. Falkowski has been honored as a “40 under 40 Award” recipient in both New Haven County (2005) and Fairfield County (2014). He has a Bachelor of Science degree from Sacred Heart University and has studied at Trinity College in Dublin Ireland. Mr. Falkowski is a board member of the Norwalk Rotary Club and is past President. He also serves as an Ambassador for the Norwalk Chamber of Commerce and is a Junior Achievement volunteer. Mr. Falkowski currently lives in Trumbull with his wife and daughter. He considers himself a foodie and enjoys traveling, cooking, sports and outdoor activities.”

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