First Republic Bank has hired Matt Krusko as a managing director and wealth advisor for its investment management, trust and brokerage unit in New York.

Krusko joins the San Francisco-based private bank and wealth management firm from Bernstein Global Wealth Management where he served as a vice president and financial advisor.

In his new role at First Republic Private Wealth Management, Krusko will work with high net worth individuals and families, foundations, endowments and non-profits providing customized wealth management solutions, including trust, investment management and brokerage services.

“Matt Krusko is a very successful investment advisor with a proven track record of developing highly customized wealth management solutions for clients,” Katherin August-deWilde, president and chief operating officer at First Republic Bank, said in a statement. “Matt is committed to First Republic’s brand of exceptional client service, and he joins a growing team of banking and wealth management professionals in the New York metropolitan area.”