Westport Resources (www.westportresources.com), a leading independent investment and financial planning firm serving individuals, families, municipalities and institutions around the world, is pleased to welcome Eugene Miller as Director of Family Office Services, a new position within the firm that serves ultra high net worth individuals and families.
“I have had the pleasure of collaborating with Gene for more than 20 years on various client and industry issues as well as charitable endeavors,” John Vaccaro, founder and CEO of Westport Resources, said. “He is widely regarded for his expertise in personally counselling many high net worth Fairfield County families. Guiding multigenerational family relationships is crucial to protecting and passing family culture and wealth from generation to generation. Gene will be an important enhancement to our planning team both here in Westport and our office in Naples, Fla. We’re very pleased to offer his specialized counsel.”
Miller said: “Westport Resources is well known for consistently delivering excellence. For more than 25 years it’s been a highly regarded firm in our business. I’m therefore proud to be part of the Westport Resources team and look forward to helping our clients create and preserve their wealth for generations to come.”
Miller joins Westport Resources from Citi Private Bank where he was Director and Ultra High Net Worth Private Banker. Prior to Citi, which he joined in February 2012, he served as President of Galaxy Family Resources in Greenwich, Conn., providing customized financial solutions for wealthy families and family offices. Before joining Galaxy in 2008, Miller was a senior vice president and wealth management strategist at Genspring Family Offices, where he advised clients on asset management strategies as well as provided assistance with intellectual capital matters, family governance, philanthropy and other services.
A graduate of Fairfield University, Miller earned an advanced degree from the University of Oklahoma in commercial banking. He also holds Series 7 and Series 66 licenses. Miller is a member of the boards of directors of the Westport Arts Center and Shakespeare on the Sound as well as a member of the Westport Kiwanis Club and the American Cancer Society of Fairfield County. He resides in Rowayton, Conn.