Jim Brown

President Commercial Banking Commercial Lending New England
James Brown

Mr. Brown joined Boston Private in 1999. He is Executive Vice President and President of Commercial Banking. Mr. Brown has led the Commercial Banking business across the Banks three key markets, Boston, Los Angeles and San Francisco, since the merger of affiliates into one bank. In his time at Boston Private, the commercial loan portfolio has increased from $175 million to $3.6 billion. Jim is Vice-Chair of the Company's Executive Loan Committee and he has served on various other committees including ALCO, Sales and Marketing, and the Executive Leadership Team. Jim is a member of the Bank's Board of Directors, and he also sits on the Board of Boston Private Wealth. Jim earned a BS from Nichols College in 1987 and a MBA from Boston College in 1991.