Hugh Bolton is a Managing Director within BBH’s Investor Services business line with responsibility for Relationship Management across the Americas. In this role, Hugh oversees the execution of global retention and growth strategies for the firm’s relationships within the region. He is also a member of BBH’s Global Relationship Management Steering Committee which is responsible for the firm’s strategic alignment with institutional asset managers and financial institutions. Hugh joined BBH in 1997 and has held several senior positions including Managing Director of Brown Brothers Harriman Trustee Services (Ireland) Limited, Head of the BBH Dublin office, and most recently, Managing Director of Brown Brothers Harriman Services AG - Zurich. Prior to his tenure in Europe, Hugh co-managed the Boston Relationship Management team.
Hugh is an affiliate of BBH’s Pride network. He is also the co-executive sponsor of BBH’s Thrive program, the firm’s internal well-being initiative focused on personal, physical, and financial support of its employees, with specific executive sponsorship of the personal pillar. Outside of BBH, Hugh is a member of the Corporation of Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution and a Director of the Payne Foundation based in Ohio.
He received his B.A. in European studies and French from Vanderbilt University, and has an MBA from Boston University.