Meet Our Team

  • Director of Fiduciary Services & SVP
    Mr. Throckmorton joined Webster Private Bank as senior vice president and Director of Fiduciary Services in July, 2013. He is responsible for overseeing and helping to grow the personal trust, institutional trust and estate administration business. He is a key player and plays an important role in the design and implementation of enhancements to Webster Private Bank's investment management and fiduciary administration platform.Most recently, Mr. Throckmorton served as chief philanthropic officer for Wells Fargo Private Bank in Doylestown, Penn. Prior to that, he was a philanthropic market executive at Bank of America Merrill Lynch and chief trust officer at Merrill Lynch Trust Company in Pennington, N.J. He also served as vice president at U.S. Trust in Stamford, Conn., and was a trust and estates partner at Davidson, Dawson, and Clark, LLP and Hawthorne, Ackerly, and Dorrance, LLC both in New Canaan, Conn. Mr. Throckmorton received his L.L.M. in taxation from Quinnipiac Law School, his law degree from New York Law School, and his Bachelors in finance and marketing from the University of Denver. He is admitted to practice in New York and Connecticut. He is a frequent speaker and presenter on estate planning strategies and charitable topics and has a long history of being actively involved on local boards from the performing arts to community foundations to environmental organizations. One of his lifelong passions is singing. Tim is a veteran of over fifty opera, operetta and musical productions.
    Phone
    (203) 328-8110

  • Director of Relationship Management and Sales & SVP
    Peter M. Gabriel leads Relationship Management and Sales at 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. In this new position, Gabriel will be responsible for managing client acquisition and relationship development activities across Webster's four-state footprint.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, Conn., 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, Conn., and as a stockbroker for D. Blech & Co. in Boston, Mass.A resident of Old Greenwich, Conn, Gabriel received his bachelor's degree from Providence College and an MBA in Finance from Sacred Heart University. He is an active volunteer with Habitat for Humanity, Junior Achievement, and Old Greenwich Riverside Community youth programs.
    Phone
    (203) 328-8110

  • Senior Vice President, 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.  
    Phone
    (203) 328-8110