Edward L. Berman

Co-President and Head of Institutional Trust

New York

Years of Industry Experience


Years with Neuberger Berman

Edward L. Berman, Senior Vice President, joined the firm in 2001. He heads the Institutional Fiduciary Services business for Neuberger Berman Trust Company N.A. (“NBTC”), and has managed the launch and growth of the Trust OCIO and CIT businesses. Ed is Chairperson of NBTC’s ERISA Committee which supervises all aspects of fiduciary activities related to ERISA accounts, and a member of NBTC’s Operations Committee which oversees all Trust Company business and fiduciary functions. Prior to joining the firm, Ed spent over 14 years at JP Morgan Chase, where he was responsible for a team of relationship and client service professionals servicing institutional pension, public fund and endowment and foundation clients with assets in excess of $250 billion. He has significant experience managing the delivery of complex investment, trust, global custody and defined contribution services, and in providing customized solutions to meet the needs of sophisticated investors. Before joining Chase, Ed held positions with Bankers Trust Company and the IBM Corporation. Ed received a BS from the University at Buffalo and an MS (MBA) from the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.