During his 35 year career, Gary Garber has built and managed Information Technology and Operations teams in large, complex and fast growing financial services firms. He was the Chief Information Officer/Senior Vice President at Boston Private Bank & Trust and previously held senior leadership positions at Fidelity Investments and Merrill Lynch. He has enabled major business and technology transformations, led cost optimization initiatives and managed project management, information security and vendor management programs. Gary spent the early part of his career working at several New York based non-profits and a state regulatory agency involved with the establishment of community residential programs serving developmentally disabled individuals.
Gary joined SVP with his wife Eileen in 2016 and together they have served on several Investment Committees and an internally focused “Tiger” Team working with SVP’s Executive Director and staff. He has also worked with the grantee Boston CASA and on the Board Governance Center of Excellence.
Gary has an MBA in Information Systems from Baruch College and a BA in Psychology/Sociology from University at Buffalo.