BNY Mellon Wealth Management announced Wednesday it hired Robert Glaser as a vice president and senior director for the firm’s Nevada office.

Based in Henderson, Nev., Glaser is responsible for the sales and management of individual, non-profit, and institutional client portfolio teams throughout Nevada. He reports to Bob Martin, the president of BNY Mellon Wealth Management’s Nevada region.

“As the Nevada economy begins to revive, we are investing in our professionals so we can meet the needs of high net worth investors in our region,” Martin said.

Glaser has more than 20 years of private banking and portfolio management, wealth management and executive management experience. Before joining BNY Mellon, he was a senior vice president and manager of private banking services statewide for City National Bank of Las Vegas.

During his career, Glaser has also served as chief financial officer for two multimillion-dollar privately held firms in the Las Vegas area, where he was responsible for overseeing the businesses’ accounting, risk and treasury and investment functions. Glaser’s prior experience also includes working for KPMG Peat Marwick in Salt Lake City, as well as both PriMerit Bank and Valley Bank of Nevada in Las Vegas.

BNY Mellon Wealth Management has $166 billion in private client assets under management.