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About Peter Culver

Educated as an attorney, Peter Culver got his professional start with the law firm of Pullman & Comley. As a partner with the firm, he primarily concentrated on real estate transactions, bank transactions, bank regulations, and corporate trust issues. Peter Culver left Pullman & Comley in 1995 to cofound Sachem Trust, NA, a national trust start-up with headquarters in Greenwich, Connecticut. As the company’s president, he also led operations at satellite offices in Guilford and Westport. Mr. Culver subsequently oversaw client investments at three offices in Connecticut and New York as the president of the State Street Bank and Trust Company of Connecticut.

Since 2002, Peter Culver has served as a senior wealth advisor with BNY Mellon in
New York City. His responsibilities with BNY Mellon involve integrating investment advisement with financial planning to help clients reach their economic goals wile mitigating risk. Speaking before 100 finance professionals, Mr. Culver recently delivered a speech entitled "Becoming Your Client’s Trusted Advisor."

Work experience

Sep 1998Sep 2002


State Street Bank and Trust Company of CT
Sep 1995Sep 1998


Sachem Trust, N.A.
Sep 1985Sep 1995


Pullman & Comley


Jan 1975Jan 1978


University of Connecticut School of Law
Sep 1970May 1974


Yale University