As a Vice President and Client Advisor in Whittier Trust’s San Francisco office, Dara helps the firm to stand apart by delivering wealth management services in trust administration, investments, estate planning, and tax. He is uniquely at ease with complex situations, and as the primary contact for clients and their teams of advisors, he leverages all service areas of the firm to help multiple generations of wealthy families.
Prior to joining Whittier Trust, Dara worked with high net worth families as an Assistant Vice President and Client Account Manager with Bessemer Trust in San Francisco. Previously, he managed operations and sales for hotels internationally and throughout the United States, predominantly with Fairmont Hotels & Resorts.
Dara graduated magna cum laude from Boston College and was honored as the Picklesimer Major of the Year in Communications. He also holds an MBA with honors from the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley. He serves on the young professionals boards of the St. Francis Memorial Hospital Foundation and American-Ireland Fund’s San Francisco chapter.