Union Savings Bank has hired Keith Wirtz as vice president and chief investment officer.
In his new job, Wirtz will be responsible for managing the Danbury bank’s investment team and its high-net-worth and institutional portfolios, as well as overseeing
departmental investment policies and portfolio strategies.
Before joining Union Savings Bank, Wirtz was a principal and senior portfolio manager for Walrus Partners LLC, a boutique money management firm based in Minneapolis. He was formerly CIO for Fifth Third Bank’s Wealth Division and president and CIO of Fifth Third Asset Management Inc.
“Keith’s extensive experience in the industry and his leadership skills will make for a great combination to complement our strong foundation at Union Savings Bank,” said Cynthia Merkle, president and CEO of Union Savings Bank. “With his more than 30 years of experience in the financial industry, we know Keith will make a major impact on our various business lines, and we’re honored to welcome him to the Union Savings Bank wealth management team.”