Stephen J. Kutz
Mr. Kutz is Managing Director and Regional Director at Bessemer Trust. In this role, he is responsible for Bessemer’s client relationships in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska, as well as the management of our Seattle office.
Prior to joining Bessemer, Steve was Managing Director and Regional Executive for J.P. Morgan Private Bank in the Pacific Northwest, working with high-net-worth families, endowments, and foundations. He also served as a member of the firm’s Pacific Northwest Executive Committee. Before that, he worked in J.P. Morgan Chase & Company’s investment management division as a portfolio manager.
He serves on the Board of Directors of The Seattle Art Museum and The Seattle Symphony. Previously, he served on the board of The Pilchuck Glass School and as Board President of PONCHO. Steve has also been recognized for top-ranking performance by various national publications, including Barron’s, Washington CEO, and Robb Report Worth.
Steve earned a B.S. in finance from Pennsylvania State University.