Steven Hoch is a senior advisor and board member of Brown Advisory Limited, based in Boston, since Highmount Capital joined forces with Brown Advisory in June 2015. Steven was a founding partner and Chief Executive Officer of Highmount, a global wealth management firm established in 2002. Prior to forming Highmount, Steven held senior positions at Bessemer Trust in New York and Pell Rudman Trust Company (now Atlantic Trust) in Boston. He began his career at Chemical Bank in New York and Zurich.
Mr. Hoch is a Director of Nestlé S.A. and a Member of the National Board of the Smithsonian Institution. He is a Trustee of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. Mr. Hoch is Chairman Emeritus of the American Swiss Foundation and has served on the Board of the American Swiss Foundation since 1989. He was instrumental in initiating the Young Leaders Conference program 20 years ago. He also serves on the Advisory Board of swissnex Boston. A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania with a degree in International Relations, Mr. Hoch holds U.S. and Swiss citizenships.